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Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Sale number: 113

Thursday 2nd February 2017

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1 | £21000
A mainly mint Q.V. to K.G.V valuable collection housed in two New Imperial albums, incl. Antigua 1921-29 to £1, 1932 Tercentenary set, Ascension 1922 set, 1924-33 set, 1934 set, Bahamas 1884-90 set, 1902-10 set, 1912-19 set, 1918 War Tax set, Barbados 1892-1903 to 2s.6d. (both), 1897-98 Jubilee set, 1905 set, 1920-21 Victory set, Barbuda 1922 set, Bechuanaland 1888 £1 unused, 1932 set, Bermuda 1918-22 2s. to £1 set, 1920-21 Tercentenary sets, 1924-32 set, British Guiana 1889 set, 1905 $2.40, 1900-03 set, 1905-07 to 96c., 1913-21 set, 1921-27 set, British Honduras 1891-1901 set (less 5c. ultramarine), 1904-07 set, 1913-21 set, 1922-33 to $5, British Levant with British Field Office in Salonica set (3d. and 4d. with Brandon certificates, 6d. with R.P.S. certificate), British Solomon Islands, British Somaliland 1903 overprints at foot to 5r., 1904 to 5r., 1921 to 5r., Brunei, Cayman Islands 1902-03 set, 1907 set, 1907 (Nov.) 1/2d. on 5s., 1d. on 5s., 1908 21/2d. on 4d. with Philatelic Foundation certificate (1987), 1907-09 set, 1912-20 to 10s. (2), 1932 Centenary set, Ceylon, Dominica 1903-07 set, 1907-08 to 5s., 1923-33 set, Falkland Islands 1898 2s.6d., 5s., 1933 Centenary to 2s.6d. and 10s., Fiji 1906-12 £1, 1912-23 £1 die I, Gambia, Gibraltar 1886 set, 1886-87 set, 1889 set, 1889-96 set, 1898 set, 1903 set, 1904-08 set, 1906-11 set, 1912-24 set, 1921-27 set, Gilbert and Ellice Islands 1912-24 set,1922-27 10s., Gold Coast 1902 set, Grenada 1902 set, 1904-06 set, 1908-11 set, Ireland 1922 (Feb.-July) to 10s., 1922-23 set, Jamaica 1883-97 to 5s., 1919-21 set, 1921-29 set, Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika 1922-27 to £1, Leeward Islands 1890 set, 1897 Jubilee set (5s. has R.P.S. certificate 1978), 1912-22 set, Malaya and States with Straits Settlements 1902 to $5, 1906-12 to $5, Malta 1885-90 set, 1886 5s., 1899-1901 set, 1903-04 set, 1904-14 set, 1914-21 set, 1926-27 set, 1928 set, Mauritius, Montserrat 1903 set, 1904-08 to 5s., 1932 Anniversary set, Morocco Agencies 1899 set, 1903-05 set, 1905-06 set, Spanish Currency 1907-12 set, Natal 1902 £1.10s., 1908-09 2s.6d. to £1, Nauru 1916-23 De La Rue 10s. deep bright blue, Newfoundland 1919 Contingent set, 1923-24 set, 1928-29 set, 1933 Air set, Nigeria with Lagos, Northern Nigeria, 1914-29 £1 die II, 1921-32 to 10s., Southern Nigeria 1912 set, North Borneo, Northern Rhodesia 1925-29 7s.6d. and 20s., Papua New Guinea, Saint Helena 1903 set, 1908-11 set, 1912-16 set, 1922-37 watermarked Mult. Crown CA 4d. to £1, watermark Script to 15s., Saint Kitts-Nevis 1920-22 set, 1923 Tercentenary set, Saint Lucia 1891-98 set, 1904-10 set, Saint Vincent 1899 set, 1902 set, 1913-17 set, 1921-32 set, Sarawak 1934-41 to $10, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Tanganyika 1917-21 to 10r., Transvaal, Trinidad and Tobago 1913-23 £1, 1921-22 set, Trinidad 1904-07 set, Turks and Caicos Islands, Virgin Islands, Zanzibar 20r., 1921-29 20r., etc., varied condition. (1,000s)
215 £80
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1913 (Sept. 16) Zeppelin postcard flown to Frankfurt by the Victoria Luise, franked by 5pf. tied by oval ''LUFTPOST/ZEPPELIN-SCHIFF/VIKTORIA LUISE'' with another strike alongside. Sieger 4. Photo.
452 £500
Bermuda: 1938-53 £1 deep reddish purple and black on pale red, perf. 14, lower right corner plate number ''1'' block of four with one stamp showing 'broken lower right scroll' [R. 5/12], fine unmounted mint. S.G. 121c, ce, cat. £1,980+. Photo.
718 £130
Grenada: 1968 20th Anniversary of World Health Organisation imperforate proofs of the four values affixed to a black card (115 x 152 mm) with Bradbury Wilkinson & Company Ltd. imprint. Photo.
994 | £1700
Rhodesia: A Q.V. to K.G.V. collection on leaves, incl. 1892 surcharge set mint, 1896 provisional 3d. on 5s. used with R.P.S. certificate (1968), 1896 set mint, 1897 £1 mint, 1898-1908 £2., £5 and £10 perfined ''SPECIMEN'', 1905 Falls 2s.6d. and 5s. mint, 1909-12 to 10s. mint, 1910-13 to 10s. mint, 1913-19 die II perf. 14 10s. and £1 overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', die III 10s. mint, etc., varied condition. (157)
2 | £2800
A mint and used all World collection in thirty albums, early to late, mainly Commonwealth incl. Antigua range of used Chalons, 1913 5s. mint, Anguilla, Ascension, Bahamas 1954-63 to £1 mint, Bahrain, Barbados range of Chalons to 1s. used, Barbuda, Bermuda with K.G.V to 4s. and 5s. (2) mint, K.G.VI to 5s., 12s.6d. and £1 (2) mint and 12s.6d. used, British Guiana 1889 and 1905-07 values to 96c. mint, K.G.V values to 96c. (4) mint, 1967-68 4c. corner single with overprint inverted unmounted mint, British Honduras, British Virgin Islands, Burma, Canada, Cayman Islands with K.E.VII to 5s. mint, 1953-62 to £1 mint, Channel Islands, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Fiji, Gambia, Gibraltar, Gold Coast, Grenada range of Chalons, 1895-99 to 1s. mint, 1921-32 values to 10s. mint, G.B. overprinted, India, Jamaica Q.V. with a range of shades to 1s. used, 1919-21 values to 10s. mint, 1921-29 values to 5s. (3) mint, K.U.T., Leeward Islands K.E.VII to 5s. mint, K.G.VI to £1 (3) mint, Malta, Mauritius from imperfs., Montserrat 1904-18 to 2s.6d. mint, 1922-29 values to 5s. mint, N.Z., Nigeria, St. Helena Chalons, 1890-97 to 10d. mint, 1912-26 to 3s. mint, 1922-37 to 7s.6d. mint, St. Kitts-Nevis 1925 values to 5s. mint, St. Lucia 1886-87 to 1s. mint, K.G.VI to 5s. mint, St. Vincent range of Chalons to 1s. mint and used, Seychelles with Mauritius used in 1863-72 1s. used with ''B64'', 1903 and 1906 values to 2r.25 mint, Sierra Leone, South Africa, S.W.A., Swaziland 1938-54 to 10s. mint, Trinidad and Tobago with range of Britannias to 1s., Turks & Caicos 1957 to 10s. as unmounted mint corner singles, also foreign with Austria, Belgium, China, Germany, Italy, Japan, Middle East, Netherlands, Scandinavia, Switzerland, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
217 £100
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1913 (Oct. 21) Zeppelin postcard, flown to Frankfurt Round flight by the Victoria Luise, franked by 5pf. tied by oval ''LUFTPOST/ZEPPELIN-SCHIFF/VIKTORIA LUISE'' with 'Bordpost' datestamp alongside. Sieger 4a. Photo.
453 | £700
Bermuda: A mint collection on leaves, incl. 1865-1903 perf. 14 to 1s., perf. 14 x 121/2 3d., 1883-1904 to 1s., 1906-10 to 4d., 1920-21 and 1921 Tercentenary sets, 1918-22 to £1, 10s. and £1 overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1924-32 to 12s.6d., later to 1953, occasional lightly toned stamp, otherwise mainly fine. (128)
720 £380
Grenada: Postal Stationery: 1890 (Feb. 21) reply half of a G.B. postal stationery 11/2d. reply card, sent back from Grenada to Jersey cancelled by ''GRENADA/90/FE 21'' c.d.s., with second strike at left. The card, with message from the postmaster, was correctly backstamped on arrival in Grenada on February 20th, in accordance with U.P.U. regulations. Full compliance with the rules was uncommon, especially in Grenada. Photo.
995 £130
Rhodesia: Northern Rhodesia: 1925-29 7s.6d. and 20s. mint, both with lightly toned gum and the 20s. with small crease, otherwise fine. S.G. 15, 17, cat. £505. Photo.
4 | £1850
A mainly mint Q.V. to K.G.VI collection of A and B countries in a Lindner album, incl. Aden 1937 Dhow set, 1953-63 to 20s. (2) unmounted, Antigua 1903-07 set, 1913 5s., 1921-29 to £1, 1932 Tercentenary set, Ascension with 1922 set, 1924-33 set, 1934 set, 1938-53 set, Australia and States with South Australia, Tasmania 1892-99 10s., 1913-14 2s., £1 used, 1915-27 5s., 1931-36 10s. used, 1932 Bridge set, 1931-36 set, 1946-47 B.C.O.F., etc., varied condition. (100s)
218 | £220
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1924 to 1936, a selection of flown covers and cards to North America in an album with a range of flights incl. 1929 (Aug.) Round the World Flight cover, etc. (16 items)
454 | £400
Bermuda: A used collection on leaves, incl. 1883-1904 to 1s., 1920-21 Tercentenary set, 1918-22 values to 10s., 1924-32 values to 12s.6d., 1938-53 to 10s., a few covers with 1953-62 definitives on two f.d.c's, later issues to 1971, not all cancellations guaranteed, slightly mixed condition. (100s)
721 £350
Grenada: Postal Stationery: 1912 1/4d. wrapper proof, the reverse with part of the inscription crossed through and ''omit'' written alongside, a unique proof from the printers archives. Photo.
996 | £180
Rhodesia: Southern Rhodesia: A selection, comprising 1937 Coronation die proof of the vignette in black on gummed paper with punch hole (crease), set overprinted ''WATERLOW & SONS LTD/SPECIMEN'', 3d. and 6d. corner blocks of ten, 1d. and 2d. marginal blocks of nine, 1940 11/2d. showing 'recut shirt collar' in an unmounted mint corner block of four, 3d. showing 'cave flaw' mint and used, 1953 2s., 2s.6d. and 5s. in unmounted marginal blocks of six, mixed condition. (67)
5 | £2800
A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection of S countries in a Lindner album, incl. St. Helena 1903 set, 1922-37 to 10s., 1934 Centenary to 5s., St. Kitts-Nevis 1923 Tercentenary to 5s., St. Lucia 1891-98 set, 1936 set, St. Vincent 1899 set, 1902 set, 1913-17 set, 1921-32 set, Samoa, Sarawak 1888-97 to $1, 1899-1908 set, 1918 set, 1934-41 set, Seychelles 1938-49 set, Sierra Leone 1896-97 set, 1903 £1, 1907-12 set, 1912-21 to £1, 1921-27 to 10s., 1932 set, 1933 Wilberforce set, etc., varied condition. (100s)
219 | £620
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1929, collection of covers and cards in an album, incl. 1929 (Mar.) Orient Flight card to Athens, also envelope and card dropped over Er Ramle, 1929 South West German Flight cards (3, one dropped at Freiburg, one at Baden-Baden, one at Mannheim), 1929 (May) Austrian Flight cover dropped at Vienna, with Austrian and German franking, 1929 (Nov.) Lake Constance Flight cover dropped at Romanshorn, etc. (30 items)
455 £1000
Bermuda: Postal Stationery: Postcards: 1880 11/2d. formula post card, setting B, printing partially double, fine unused and scarce. Photo.
722 £350
Grenada: Postal Stationery: 1959 6c. postal stationery registration envelope from the De La Rue archives, perforated ''CANCELLED'' and endorsed ''APPROVED LETTER C.A 2.6.59/G/9 GRENADA 6969/4'', a unique archival item. Photo.
998 | £110
Rhodesia: Southern Rhodesia: Revenues: Personal Tax, a K.G.V and K.G.VI selection, some on piece, with values to £10, incl. 1937 £1 imprint strip of four and marginal block of four with file number from the Waterlow archive, mainly fine. (33)
6 | £3500
A remaindered Q.V. to K.G.V collection in an Imperial album (volume II M-Z), incl. Malaya and States with Trengganu 1921-41 Watermark Mult. Crown CA $5 mint, Natal 1902 10s. mint, New South Wales 1890 5s. and 20s. overprinted ''Specimen'', 1894-1904 perf. 12 x 11 10s. mint, New Zealand, Nigeria with Niger Coast 1897-98 set of three overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', Northern Nigeria, Southern Nigeria 1901-02 set mint, 1903-04 set mint, 1904-09 £1 mint, North Borneo 1922 Malaya-Borneo set mint, Queensland, St. Kitts-Nevis 1903 to 5s. mint, 1920-22 set, 1923 Tercentenary to 2s.6d. mint, St. Lucia 1860 (1d.), (4d.) and (6d.) unused, 1891-98 to 10s. mint, 1904-10 set mint, 1936 set mint, Sarawak 1888-97 to $1 mint, 1899-1908 set mint, South Africa 1913-24 to 10s. mint, 1927-30 set less 5s. mint, South Australia, Southern Rhodesia 1924-29 set mint, South West Africa 1923 setting I to 5s. mint, setting III set mint, 1927 (Apr.) set mint, 1927-30 set mint, 1931 set mint, Sudan 1902-21 set mint, 1935 Gordon set mint, Tasmania 1892-99 10s. mint, Transvaal 1878-80 2s. mint, Turks and Caicos Islands 1900-04 set mint, Victoria 1886-96 1s.6d. pale blue mint, Virgin Islands 1899 set mint, 1904 set, Western Australia 1902-11 £1 used, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
220 | £780
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1930, 1931, collection of flown covers and cards in two albums, incl. 1930 (Sept.) Kassel round flight card, 1930 (Sept.) Baltic Sea Flight envelope to U.S.A., franked by South American Flight 2m., 1930 (Nov.) Netherlands Flight card to Switzerland, franked by 1930 Exhibition set, 1931 1st South American Flight card to Brazil, franked by Polar Flight 2m., etc. (61 items)
457 £1700
Bermuda: Postal Stationery: Postcards: 1893 ''One/Penny.'' on Q.V. Watermark Crown CC 1/2d. and Watermark Crown CA 1d., on used formula postal stationery card setting ''A'' to Paul Kiderlen in Germany, rare. R.P.S. certificate (1979). Photo.
723 | £240
Guatemala: A collection in two albums, from 1871 to 1979, incl. 1897 Exhibition 150c. mint, 1912 Obligatory Tax 121/2d. sheetlet of nine overprinted ''WATERLOW & SONS LTD/SPECIMEN'' and punched, rage of inverted overprints, 1937 Second Term set mint, miniature sheets, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
1000 | £400
Romania: An accumulation on leaves and stockcards with Moldavia issues in mixed condition with some forgeries, later Bulls Heads, good ranges of mostly used King Carol issues from 1860 to 1870s, 1872 'French' issue, 1880s issues with various perfs., some postal history and cards, many fine examples. (many 100s)
7 | £2800
A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection of G to I countries in a Lindner album, incl. Gambia 1869-72 4d. and 6d., 1898-1902 to 1s. (3), 1902-05 set, 1909 set, 1912-22 set, 1922-29 to 10s., Gibraltar 1889 set, 1889-96 set, 1903 to 8s., 1904-08 set, 1912-24 set, 1921-27 set, 1925-32 to £1, 1938-51 set, 1953-59 set, Gilbert and Ellice Islands, Gold Coast 1889-94 20s. dull mauve and black on red, 1913-21 to 20s., 1921-24 £2 green and orange, Grenada 1908-11 set, Hong Kong 1921-37 to $2, 1928-52 set, 1948 Silver Wedding $10, 1954-62 set, India 1926-33 25r., 1937-40 set, 1948 Gandhi set, etc., varied condition. (100s)
221 | £450
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1930 (May) 1st South American Flight, cover to Barcelona, franked by special 2m.blue, card to U.S.A., flown to Bahia bearing special 2m blue, cover to Lakehurst, franked by special 4m. (2), cards (2) and cover flown to Cuba, franked by special 4m., 2m. and 2m. (2) and 4m. Sieger 57D, 57L, 57N, 57NN.
458 | £160
Bermuda: Postal Stationery: Postcards: Unused and used collection of postal cards written up in an album, from Q.V. to Q.E.II, incl. the three 1980 settings, internal, foreign, reply cards, Specimens, etc., mainly fine. (68)
724 | £2400
Heligoland: A collection in an album, incl. 1867-68 rouletted 1/2sch. head die I mint (2), 1875-90 3pf. green, red and orange used with R.P.S. certificate (1951), 1m. mint (4), 5m. (9, incl. a block of six) mint, range of reprints, forged cancellations, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
1001 | £800
Romania: A duplicated old time accumulation of classic issues on leaves, part leaves, Hagners and in packets, incl. 1862-64 duplicated unused examples of 3p., 6p. incl. 1864 plate printed tête-bêche pair, 30p. incl. number of used example, 1865 unused values incl. 2p. on vertically laid paper (4), Prince Carol used and unused study to 50b., perforated issues incl. 1872 used to 50b. (8), used with faults, usual array of forgeries and bogus cancellations, very mixed condition with many damaged, a very interesting specialist assembly. (100s)
8 | £1500
A Q.V. to Q.E.II Commonwealth accumulation in two albums, ten stockbooks, leaves and loose, incl. Australian States, Australia 1937-49 to £1 mint, Canada 1897 Jubilee 50c. and $2 used, Cyprus, Hong Kong with 1938-52 $10 green and violet used, $10 pale violet and blue mint, 1948 Silver Wedding $10 imprint pair unmounted mint, K.U.T., Newfoundland, Rhodesias, Seychelles, Tristan da Cunha, etc. (1,000s)
222 | £480
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1931, collection of covers and cards in an album, incl. 1931 (May) Nuremberg Flight cover to England, franked by 1928-31 1m., 1931 (Aug.) England Flight cover to Ireland, franked by 1931 Polar Flight 1m., etc. (27 items)
459 £750
Bermuda: Postal Stationery: Registered Envelopes: 1902 2d. registration envelope stamp composite essay, comprising a die proof in orange on laid card of the Q.V. head design of 1892, with affixed embossed 'dry dock' central vignette cut from another die proof in orange, all applied to thick card dated ''SEP 25. 02'' and endorsed ''DUPLICATE'' at lower left. This essay was adopted for the 1903 registration envelope stamp, the issued stationery having the impression printed in blue. Photo.
725 £320
Hong Kong: 1904-06 $2 chalky paper, $3 and $5 used, 1912-21 $10 used, 1921-29 $3 and $5 used, and 1946 Victory 30c. showing 'extra stroke' in unmounted mint corner block of four (gum toning), also 1917-21 ''China'' overprint $2 used, mainly good to fine. (8) Photo.
1002 | £620
Romania: An extensive, mainly used, duplicated accumulation of issues from 1872 on leaves and in packets within a carton incl. range of Paris and Bucharest printings to 50b., 1893-99 values to 2l., early 20th century commemorative sets, charity sets, postage dues, German occupation, etc. very mixed condition. (many 100s)
10 | £2400
A Q.V. to K.G.V collection in an album, incl. Australia and States, Brunei 1906 set mint, 1907-10 set mint, 1922 Malaya-Borneo set mint, Malaya and States with Straits Settlements 1906-07 set mint, 1906-12 to $5 mint, Federated Malay States 1922-34 to $5 type 3 mint, Johore, Kedah, Kelantan, Perak, Trengganu 1910-19 to $3 mint, Maldive Islands 1906 set mint, New Guinea, New Zealand, North Borneo 1931 set mint, etc., some a little stuck down, mixed condition. (100s)
223 | £380
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1931 (July) Polar flight card to England, franked by special 2m., with red cachet, card to Germany, franked by special 1m. (2), card to Germany, franked by special 2m., cover to Guatamala, franked by special 4m., all with 'Malyguin' cancellations. Sieger 119C, 119F.
460 | £200
Bermuda: Postal Stationery: Newspaper Wrappers: A collection of unused and used wrappers on leaves, from K.G.V to early Q.E.II, incl. scarce K.G.VI provisionals, mainly fine. (38)
726 £90
Hong Kong: 1935 Silver Jubilee 3c. showing 'lightning conductor' [Pl. 3, R. 2/5], mint lightly toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 133c, cat. £375. Photo.
1003 | £250
Romania: A comprehensive collection in two Schaubek albums, incl. 1906 Exhibition to 1l.50 used, 1932 Exhibition miniature sheet mint, 1934 Jamboree to 6l. + 6l. used, a good range of later issues to 1989, etc. (many 100s)
11 | £1950
A large all World duplicated accumulation on leaves, loose in packets in nineteen file boxes, incl. Belgium, Bulgaria, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany with West Germany, Hungary, Japan, Luxembourg, Poland, Portuguese and Colonies, Russia, Spain and Colonies, Switzerland, Turkey, etc. (many 1,000s)
224 £380
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1931 (July) Polar flight envelope to England, bearing 1931 Polar flight set with special red cachet and 'Malyguin' datestamp. Sieger 119C. Photo.
463 £500
Bermuda: 1848 (Aug. 5) entire letter from St. Georges to Scotland, from a Major in the 42nd Royal Highland Regiment concerning payment for an order of tartan, backstamped by fine ''ST GEORGES/BERMUDA'' datestamp in red. Photo.
728 £160
Hong Kong: 1973-74 $20 pink and brownish black with watermark Crown to right of CA, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 296w, unpriced. Photo.
1004 | £350
Romania: A duplicated accumulation on stockcards and in packets with duplicated classics in mixed condition, later incl. good Scout sets, many miniature sheets, some covers, etc. (many 100s)
12 | £2000
An interesting old-time collection in six albums, two stockbooks and loose in packets, incl. G.B. 1840 1d. (2) used, 1867-78 5s. plate 2 used, £1 brown-lilac used (damaged), K.E.VII £1 green used, 1929 P.U.C. £1 unmounted mint, 1939-48 high values mint, Burma 1939 Official set mint, India from 1854 imperfs., K.E.VII 25r. used, 1937 set to 25r. mint, 1949-52 set to 15r. mint, Gandhi set stuck together, C.E.F. 1900-04 to 1r. mint incl. unissued 1a.6p., 1914-22 to 1r. mint, I.E.F. incl. varieties, Pakistan 1947 set to 25r. mint, 1948 to 25r. mint, Greenland 1945 set to 5k. mint, a few covers, etc.
225 | £650
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1932, a collection of covers and cards in two albums, incl. 1932 (Mar.) 1st South American Flight cover to Uruguay, franked by 1928-31 1m. and 1931 Polar Flight 2m., 1932 (Apr.) 3rd South American Flight, registered to Argentina, franked by 1931 Zeppelin 1m. (2), etc. (36 items)
466 £700
Bermuda: 1898 sailors cover to England headed from ''Percy W. Fitz C.C. H.M.S. Rambler, Bermuda N.A. W.I.S.'' and countersigned by the Commanding Officer, franked at the 1d. concession rate, cancelled at Ireland Island, slight damage to front above adhesive, otherwise attractive. Photo.
732 | £2700
Hong Kong: A Q.V. to K.G.V collection on leaves, incl. 1882-96 30c. mint, 1903 to $10 used, 1904-06 to 20c. in mint corner plate number pairs, S1 mint, to $2 used, 1912-21 to $5 mint, 1921-37 to $2 mint, British Post Offices in China 1917-21 $1 (2) mint, $2, $3 and $10 used, 1922-27 to $1 mint, $2 used, etc., varied condition. (199)
1005 | £5200
Russia: A collection in ten albums, incl. 1858 10k. used (5), 1858 20k. perforated 141/2 colour trial in violet and green, 1858 perf. 30k. unused (5), used (5), 1866-75 3k. error background as 5k. used (7, plus one used on cover), 1875-82 vertically laid paper 2k. unused, 1913 Romanov set mint, 1932 Air Express 1r. perf. 121/2 mint and used (2), 1934 Disaster set mint, Russian P.O.'s in China, Russian P.O.'s in Turkey 1863 6k. unused (4), Armenia, Ukraine, etc. (1,000s)
13 | £1350
A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection of countries starting with the letter ''B'' in a Lindner album, incl. British Guiana 1905 $2.40, 1934-51 set, British Honduras with 1904-07 set, 1913-21 set, 1922-33 to $5, 1938-47 set, British Solomon Islands 1907 set, 1908-11 set, 1914-23 set, British Virgin Islands, British Forces in Egypt 1935 Silver Jubilee 1p., Brunei 1907-10 set, 1908-22 to $5, 1947-51 set, Burma, etc.
226 | £250
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1933, collection of covers and cards in two albums, incl. 1933 (May) Italian Flight cards (2), range of South American Flights, etc. (26 items)
467 | £80
Bermuda: Airmails, 1925 to 1975, a collection of mail to and from Bermuda, incl. Feb. and Mar. 1925 Los Angeles flights, 1936 Cavalier, 1938 Bermuda Clipper, 1939 PAA Northern route first flight, 1942 PAA Southern route, 1947 Colonial Airlines New York and Washington flights, etc., mainly fine. (22)
733 | £1600
Hong Kong: A Q.V. to K.G.V collection of cancellations written up on leaves incl. 1862-63 8c. yellow-buff cancelled by neat central Shanghai 'Sunburst', 18c. lilac (faults) with neat central strike of the seven pointed star in combination with ''B62'' barred numeral, 1863-71 12c. blue block of four cancelled by large five bar obliterator, 1874 U.S.A. postal stationery envelope (torn corner affecting design) to Oregon bearing H.K. 8c. tied barred cancellation with a strike of the Hong Kong Paid All c.d.s. in red alongside, 1879 yellow postcard unused with 3c. on 16c. yellow affixed, etc. mixed condition. (17)
1006 | £580
Russia: Ukraine: A duplicated accumulation in stockbooks, on stockpages and leaves with a wide range of mint and used Trident overprints sorted into towns and types, postcards, postal history, etc., also with volumes of Latvia and Imperial Russia.
14 | £1400
A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection of B countries in a Lindner album, incl. Bahamas with 1902-10 set, 1921-37 set, Bahrain 1933-37 set, 1934-37 set, 1938-41 set, Barbados 1882-86 6d. to 5s., 1892-1903 set, 1897-98 Jubilee white paper set, 1912-16 set, 1920-21 Victory set, Barbuda 1922 set, Basutoland, Bechuanaland 1932 set, Bermuda with 1918-22 set, 1920-21 Tercentenary sets, etc., varied condition. (100s)
227 | £450
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1933 (Oct.) Chicago Flight, card, registered to U.S.A., franked by special 1m., cover, registered to U.S..A, franked by special 2m., covers (2) to U.S.A., both franked by special 1m. and 4m., cover, registered to Germany franked by special set, all with cachets. Sieger 238Ab and E, 238Bc, 238Bc and E.
470 £110
British Antarctic Territory: 1972 Royal Silver Wedding 5p. and 10p. with variety watermark inverted, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 42w, 43w, cat. £346. Photo.
734 | £320
Hong Kong: Cancellations: A collection in two stockbooks, Q.V. to Q.E.II. strength from K.G.VI onward, incl. H.M.S. ''Tamar'', Port Edward, Treaty Ports, covers, pieces, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
1007 £130
Saint Helena: 1911 prepared but not issued 1d. red overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 71s, cat. £425. Photo.
15 | £1550
A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection of N and P countries in a Lindner album, incl. Nauru 1924-48 greyish paper set, New Guinea 1918 surcharged set, 1932 to 10s., 1939 to 5s., Papua, New Zealand 1906 Exhibition set, 1913 Exhibition set, 1934 Health set, 1940-58 Postal Fiscals to £1 and surcharged set, Niue 1918-29 to £1, Nigeria with 1914-29 to £1, 1936 set, Lagos, Southern Nigeria, Papua, etc., varied condition. (few 100s)
228 | £220
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1934 to 1939, collection of covers and cards in two albums, incl. 1934 (June) 3rd South American Flight card to Brazil, with Luxembourg and German frankings, etc. (26 items)
471 | £780
British Antarctic Territory: A collection in two Lindner albums, two folders and loose, incl. 1963-69 set to £1 (both, three sets unmounted), £1 Endurance used on plain f.d.c., 1971 Surcharged sets (4), virtually complete range of unmounted mint issues to 2013, 1980 Geographical Society 22p. watermark Crown to right of CA gutter pair and single, f.d.c's, etc. (100s)
735 £90
Hong Kong: Japanese Occupation: 1942 souvenir envelope bearing values to 5y., tied three star c.d.s's, fine. Photo.
1009 £320
Saint Helena: 1922-37 Watermark Mult. Script CA 15s. grey and purple on blue, fine fresh mint. S.G. 113, cat. £1,100. Photo.
16 | £1350
A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection of L to R countries in a Lindner album, incl. Labuan 1899 surcharged set, 1904 set, North Borneo 1918 to $1, 1939 to $2, 1945 set, 1950-52 set, Northern Rhodesia 1925-29 set, 1938-52 set, Nyasaland, Pakistan 1947 set, Palestine, Rhodesia 1905 Falls set, 1909-12 to £1, etc., varied condition. (few 100s)
229 | £1250
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Great Britain: 1932 to 1934, selection of flown covers, comprising 1932 1st to 9th South American Flights, 1933 1st to 7th South American Flights, 1934 10th South American Flight cover, all with special cachets. (17 items)
472 £230
British Guiana: 1863-76 perf. 15 6c. ultramarine, heavy hinge, otherwise fine mint. Brandon certificate (2007). S.G. 111, cat. £1,000. Photo.
736 | £550
Hungary: A mainly used collection in an album, incl. 1871-73 litho 2k. (5), 3k. (2), 5k. (18), 10k. (5), 15k. (3), 25k. (3), Engraved 2k. (39, one unused), 3k. (32, one unused), 10k. (28), 15k. (41), 25k. (30), 1925 Sports set mint, 1927-30 Air set mint, 1932 Madonna set, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
1010 £350
Saint Helena: 1922-37 Watermark Mult. Script CA 15s. grey and purple on blue, fine mint. S.G. 113, cat. £1,100. Photo.
17 | £4200
A collection in eight albums and four stockbooks, incl. Albania, Egypt with 1935 Silver Jubilee 1p. used, 1934 U.P.U. set used, German States, Great Britain, Italy, Latvia, New Zealand, Zanzibar 1896 set mint, etc. (1,000s)
230 £260
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Great Britain: 1933 (Oct.) Chicago Flight, large cover to Brazil, bearing 1918-19 Bradbury 10s. (2), 11/2d., 4d. and 1s. with two red special cachets. Sieger 238E. Photo.
473 | £260
British Guiana: A selection overprinted or perforated ''SPECIMEN'', comprising 1890-91 5c., 1898 Jubilee set, 1900-03 2c., 1905-07 96c., 1907-10 to 12c., 1913-21 to 96c. (less 6c.), 1921-27 to 96c., 1931 Centenary set, 1934-51 to $1 (toned gum) and 1935 Silver Jubilee set, mainly fine with gum. (55)
737 | £230
Hungary: A mint and used collection in an album, incl. 1871-73 Litho 25k. used, Engraved to 25k. (2) used, 1925 Sports set mint, 1927-30 Air set mint, 1931 Zeppelin set mint, 1932 Madonna set used, 1933 Air set used, 1934 Exhibition miniature sheet mint, 1948 Chain Bridge miniature sheets mint, 1949 Bridge miniature sheet mint, 1951 Anniversary miniature sheets mint, etc., varied condition. (100s)
1011 £80
Saint Helena: 1934 Centenary 1/2d. to 10s. set, mint, some toning, otherwise fine. S.G. 114-23, cat. £425. Photo.
18 | £600
A Commonwealth selection on stock pages, incl. Bermuda 1924-32 Watermark Mult. Script CA 12s.6d. grey and orange showing break in outline of the seventh outer leaf below lower left scroll (HPF 55B) used with scarce Bailey's Bay c.d.s., Cyprus 1881 1/2d. type 4 (16 or 161/2mm.) on 1d. red plate 201 KD with ''975'' cancellation and plate 216 HG lightly cancelled (both unusually showing partially inked surcharges), 1886 (May-June) Watermark Crown CC ''1/2'' on 1/2pi. emerald-green used with Larnaca squared circle, Hong Kong 1912-21 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 1c. to 6c., 12c. to $1 handstamped ''SPECIMEN/GABON'' in violet without gum, 1921-37 Watermark Mult. Script CA values to $1 (less 2c. grey) locally handstamped ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel type HK4) without gum, India 1906 Q.V. 2a. yellow stationery envelope from the Lutheran Mission, Tranquebar to Germany cancelled by ''TRANQUEBAR'' c.d.s., K.U.T. 1938-54 30c. perf. 14 and 5s. perf. 131/4 mint, Malta range of covers and cards with postmen's handstamps (56, most with stamps removed), Mauritius 1868 cover to Calcutta backstamped two strikes of the large oval ''FORWARDED BY/MAURITIUS/RICHARDSON & Co'' (stamp removed from front), 1891 registered mourning large part cover to England franked by 8c. and 16c. and backstamped blue oval ''FORWARDED/BY/BLYTH BROTHERS/MAURITIUS'', Mauritius used in Seychelles 1859-61 6d. blue cancelled fair ''B64'' (three margins), 1863-72 10d. maroon horizontal pair with fair to good ''B64'' strikes, Papua 1918 (May 23) 'Wilson' envelope registered from Kulumadau to Birmingham bearing 4d. pale olive-green and 6d. orange-brown, Tasmania 1853 4d. orange, Plate I Second State with good regular margins, cancelled by neat Launceston ''59'' barred numeral, and Tristan da Cunha 1936, 1937, 1947, three commercial postage due covers with tax markings, mixed condition. (97)
231 £120
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Greece: 1932 (Mar.) 1st South American Flight, card to Brazil bearing violet and red cachets, scarce. Sieger 138B. Photo.
474 | £65
British Guiana: Literature: ''The Postage Stamps and Postal History of British Guiana'' (1970) by Townsend and Howe, the standard work, beautifully produced (one of 500 copies).
738 | £80
Iceland: 1907-08 values to 5k., 1931-33 to 75a., 1940 World Fair 1950-54 to 25k. mint, a few unmounted, slightly mixed condition. (36)
1012 £200
Saint Helena: 1938-44 1/2d. to 10s. set perforated ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel types W8 or W8a), with gum, most with gum toning, otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 131s-40s, cat. £500. Photo.
19 | £1200
A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection of J to L countries in a Lindner album, incl. Jamaica 1912-20 set, 1919-21 set, Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika 1896-1901 set, 1897-1903 5r., 1912-21 to 5r., 1922-27 to £1, 1935-37 set, Kuwait 1929-37 10r., 1933-34 Air set, 1939 set, Leeward Islands 1907-11 set, 1912-22 set, 1938-51 set, etc., varied condition. (few 100s)
232 | £95
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Greece: 1933 (May) 1st South American Flight and 1933 (Sept.) 8th South American Flight covers, both with special cachets. Sieger 202Ba, 235B.
475 £100
British Levant: Turkish Currency: 1909 5pi. on 1s. variety 'cracked left frame', mint, lightly toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 21 var. Photo.
741 | £1300
Iceland: A collection of covers in two albums, incl. British Military Post 1940 (Dec.) ''Christmas in Iceland'' British Forces and Icelandic authorities booklet giving account of British Forces arriving in Iceland on May 10 1940 with original arrival photographs and life in Iceland, range of W.W.II R.A.F. covers and Active Service 'Honour' envelopes to England, W.W.II Army with undated ''On Active Service'' envelope to England, endorsed on reverse ''On board ship to Iceland'', Army F.P.O. 2 (3), F.P.O. 3, F.P.O. 304 (4), F.P.O. 305, F.P.O. 306 (7), F.P.O. 308, range of censor marks, 1969 cover from F.P.O. 316 to England on Exercise 'Flush', Canadian Military Post W.W.II ''Z'' Force, six covers with British Army F.P.O. 2 (3), and F.P.O. 306 (3) and with British Army rectangular censor marks identified only by the Canadian censoring officers' signatures and their Canadian Units, USA Military Post 1941 covers (2) with ''FIRST MARINE BRIGADE/PROVISIONAL'' cancellations, 1942 cover endorsed ''1 Headquarters Reinforced 1st Marine Brigade (Provisional)'' franked with Icelandic stamps cancelled by Reykjavik c.d.s's, A.P.O. 860 handstamps (6), machine cancellations, 'V Mail' envelopes with enclosures, Army A.P.O. 610 machine and hand stamp, A.P.O. 612 handstamp, American Base Forces A.P.O. 810 handstamps (7), range of Civil Censorship covers, Maritime Mail range of covers and stamps with 1873 perf. 14 x 131/2 4sk. (Facit 2) and 1876-95 perf. 121/2 5a. blue (Facit 23) both with clear Copenhagen ''1'' cancellations (Facit type D1), Hull, Edinburgh and Copenhagen Paquebot marks, Liverpool, Edinburgh, Bergen, Norfolk (U.S.A.), ''FRA ISLAND'', ''Skipsbrief'', ''219 numeral, etc. (100s)
1013 | £320
Saint Helena: A Q.V. to K.G.V. collection on leaves, incl. 1861 6d. used, 1863 4d. unused, 1912-16 set mint, 1922-37 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 4d. to £1 set mint, Watermark Mult. Script CA to 7s.6d. mint, etc., varied condition. (106)
20 | £1100
A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection of M countries in a Lindner album, incl. Maldive Islands, Malta 1886 5s., 1903-04 set, 1904-14 set, 1914-21 set, 1922 Self Government sets, 1926-27 set, 1928 set, 1930 set, Mauritius, Montserrat 1903 set, 1908-14 set, 1932 Anniversary set, etc., varied condition. (few 100s)
233 £110
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Greece: 1933 Italian Flight, cover, registered to Austria, franked by 1933 Zeppelin set and normal 8d. (2), bearing special blue cachet. Sieger 210y. Photo.
479 £5200
British Virgin Islands: 1888 4d. in violet on 1s. black and rose-carmine on toned paper, used on 1888 (Aug. 1) cover to Jersey, just tied by ''A91'' obliterator with ''TORTOLA/C'' c.d.s. at left, Jersey arrival (Aug. 19) beside Tortola red wax seal on reverse, a superb rarity. Believed to be the only example of this surcharge on cover. Photo.
742 £170
India: 1895 2r., 3r., 5r., 1902-11 2r., 3r., 5r. (two small holes) and 15r. (creasing), mint, most with toned gum, otherwise mainly fine. Photo.
1014 | £350
Saint Helena: A mint selection, comprising 1922-37 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 4d. to £1, Watermark Mult. Script CA to 10s., 11/2d. pair, one with 'broken mainmast', single with 'torn flag', 1934 Centenary set, fair to fine. (33)
21 | £1200
A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection of S countries in a Lindner album, incl. Somaliland 1904 set, 1921 set, 1938 set, South Africa with Cape of Good Hope 1902-04 set, Natal, Transvaal, Zululand 1888-93 to 1s., 1894-96 to 4s., Union with 1913-24 to 10s., 1927-30 set, Southern Rhodesia, South West Africa 1923-26 to 2s.6d. pairs, 1927-30 to 10s. pair, £1, 1931 set, etc., varied condition. (100s)
234 | £230
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Hungary: 1931, 1932, selection of flown covers and cards, incl. 1931 (June) Magdeburg Flight card with special violet cachet, 1932 (Sept.) 6th South American Flight cover, registered to Brazil, 1932 (Oct.) 9th South American Flight card, registered to Brazil, etc. (9 items)
480 £1100
British Virgin Islands: 1888 (Aug. 15) cover to London bearing strip of four 1887-89 1d. rose, cancelled by ''A13'' obliterator with ''TORTOLA/C'' c.d.s. at lower left, fine and attractive, opened for display. Photo.
743 £290
India: 1902-11 2r., 3r. (2), 5r. (2), 10r. and 15r. used, and 25r. used with Treasury c.d.s in blue, the latter with creasing and some lightly toned, otherwise mainly good to fine. (8) Photo.
1015 £780
Saint Kitts-Nevis: Nevis: 1808 (July 12) entire with superb watermark to London, addressed to ''The Revd. Doctor Coke'', with ''NEVIS/JUL 12 08'' two line handstamp on flap, rated at ''2/-'', with arrival c.d.s. (Aug. 24) on reverse, fine. Photo.
22 | £1200
A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection of S to Z countries in a Lindner album, incl. Sudan 1935 Gordon set, 1941 Palm Tree set, Swaziland 1933 set, Tanganyika 1916 N.F. set, Tonga 1923-24 set, Trinidad and Tobago 1922-28 set, Tristan da Cunha, Turks and Caicos Islands, Uganda 1898-1902 set, Zanzibar 1896 set, 1914-22 set, etc., varied condition. (100s)
236 | £260
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Iceland: 1931 (June) Iceland Flight envelope, registered to England, franked by 1931 Zeppelin set, 1932 (Aug.) 5th South American Flight card, registered to Brazil and 1932 (Sept.) 7th South American Flight card, registered to Brazil. Sieger 114D, 171Aa, 183B.
481 £880
British Virgin Islands: 1891 (Aug. 10) registered cover to Germany bearing 1/2d. green and 1s. brown 'Virgin' type, neatly tied by ''TORTOLA/C'' c.d.s., with London receiving oval in red below, arrival c.d.s. on reverse, fine and attractive. Photo.
744 | £230
India: A selection of mint K.G.V high values comprising 1911-22 1r. (3), 2r., 5r., 10r., 15r. (thin), 1926-33 1r., 2r., 5r., 10r. (2, one with inverted watermark) and 15r (2), most with toned gum, otherwise mainly fine. (14)
1018 £120
Saint Kitts-Nevis: 1921-29 Watermark Mult. Script CA 1/2d. to 5s. set mint, and set overprinted or perforated ''SPECIMEN'' (6d. surface damage, a few with lightly toned gum or light creasing, otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 37-47c., 37s-47cs, cat. £520. Photo.
23 | £820
An accumulation in fourteen albums and leaves, incl. Cyprus, Egypt, France, Great Britain 1840 1d. (2) used, India 1911-22 to 25r. used, 1948 Gandhi set mint, Japan 1949 Postal Week 8y. mint, New Zealand, etc. (1,000s)
237 £170
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Ireland: 1932 (Aug.) 5th South American Flight envelope, registered to Brazil, bearing red and violet cachets. Sieger 171B. Photo.
483 | £520
Bulgaria: A mint and used collection in two albums, incl. 1881 to 30st. unused (2), 25st. used (7), 1911 set mint, 1927-28 Air 10l. mint and used, Postage dues, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
745 £80
India: 1937-40 5r. pane of twenty unmounted mint, gum toning and a few split perfs., otherwise fine. S.G. 261, cat. £960+. Photo.
1019 £120
Saint Kitts-Nevis: 1979 First Flower Series, original preparatory colour sketches for the 5c. and $1.50 subjects and lettering layout sheet, signed or initialled by the artist, Daphne Padden, together with a set of mint marginal stamps all signed in the selvedge, most attractive. Photo.
24 | £1300
An all World collection in five Scott albums, small album, stockbook and loose, incl. China with 1894 12c. and 24c. mint, France, Germany, Japan, United States of America 1929 Kans. and Nebr. sets mint, etc. (1,000s)
238 £150
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Ireland: 1932 (Oct.) 8th South American Flight envelope, registered to Argentina, bearing red cachets. Sieger 189B. Photo.
484 | £100
Burma: A group of K.G.V covers bearing Indian stamps, all used with railway cancellations, range of frankings, slightly mixed. (11)
749 | £130
India: Literature: A comprehensive library of Indian philately in a carton incl. Stamps of India by Jal Cooper (1968), Indian Postal Stationery by M. Jain, Specimen Stamps of British India by Samuel, Numbers in early Indian Cancels and Indian Travelling Post Offices 1864-1891 by D. R. Martin, Burma by Davis & Martin, Cochin Postmarks by G.B. Pai, Jaipur by Albrecht, etc.
1020 £270
Saint Lucia: 1977 Silver Jubilee, three artist's drawing by Daphne Padden of the adopted design for the miniature sheet, comprising a rough pencil sketch of the side panel designs on thin paper (169 x 100mm), a pencil sketch of the complete sheet on tracing paper (165 x 97.5mm), and a sketch in watercolours of the complete sheet on thin paper (154 x 120mm). A unique group. Photo.
25 | £820
An accumulation in seven albums with main strength in mint and used British Empire incl. Ceylon, duplicated used C.O.G.H. triangulars in mixed condition, Falkland Islands, Malayan States with Straits Settlements 1892-99 $5 used, Rhodesia 1910-13 to 3s. used, also G.B. from 1840 with 1887-1900 Jubilee set to both 1s. mint, 1902-13 to 1s. mint, etc. (many 100s)
239 £150
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Ireland: 1933 (May) 1st South American Flight envelope to Brazil, bearing blue and red cachets. Sieger 202Ba. Photo.
485 £320
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 1/2d. on 3pf. to 5s. on 5m. set with extra 1d. on 10pf. surcharge in black, mint, mainly fine. S.G. B1-B13, cat. £912. Photo.
750 | £2500
India: Revenues: 1884, a group of Postal notes all bearing the c.1870 issue, incl. two with 2r.8a., one used in Khandwa and the other in Triplicane, Madras, fine. (6)
1023 | £420
Saint Vincent: A Q.V. to K.G.V. collection on leaves, incl. 1872-75 perf. 11 to 121/2 x 15 1s. lilac-rose used with R.P.S. certificate (1984), 1880 5s. rose-red mint, 1902 set mint, 1913-17 set mint, etc., varied condition. (130)
26 | £750
A mainly British Commonwealth accumulation in an album, folder leaves and loose, incl. Ascension 1924-33 set mint, 1934 set mint, Australian Antarctic Territory, Fiji 1938-55 set mint, Japan 1948 Philatelic Week 8y. mint (4), Malta 1956-58 set unmounted mint, Swaziland 1889-90 5s. mint, Tristan da Cunha 1952 set unmounted mint, etc., varied condition. (100s)
240 £150
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Ireland: 1933 (June) 2nd South American Flight envelope to Brazil, bearing green and red cachets. Sieger 214B. Photo.
486 | £130
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 1/2d. on 3pf. to 8d. on 80pf. with extra 6d. on 50pf. on piece, used, mainly fine. S.G. B1-B9, cat. £451.
751 | £720
India: Revenues: A collection on leaves of the Princely State stamps printed by Waterlow & Sons, written up on leaves, incl. Bahawalpur with 4a. Court Fee proof on card, Baroda, Bhavnagar with 1888 Court Fee composite plate of nine values to 1,000r. in sepia on Waterlow proof card, 1900 8r. sepia, overprinted ''WATERLOW & SONS LTD./SPECIMEN'' in black, in a sheet of six, also 1932 Court Fee 10r. purple block of four with same overprint, Morvi incl. 1923 Specimen overprints and proof of frame only on blued paper, Sirmoor receipt 1a., a scarce and interesting selection.
1024 £150
Samoa: 1914 (Sept.) ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 1/2d. on 3pf. to 9d. on 80pf., mint, mainly fine. S.G. 101-109, cat. £890.
27 | £2200
A mainly Scandinavia collection in five albums and stockbook, incl. Finland 1866-67 1m. used (8), Greenland 1945 (Feb.) set used, Iceland 1907-08 to 5k. mint, 1912 5k. used, 1920 2k. mint, 1921-30 10k. on 1k. yellow mint, 1930 Celebration set mint, Norway 1867-68 3sk. used (2), 1871-75 to 7sk. used (5), Sweden, etc. (many 100s)
241 £200
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Ireland: 1933 (Sept.) 7th South American Flight envelope to Brazil, bearing violet and red cachets. Sieger 232B. Photo.
487 | £120
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 1/2d. on 5pf. green, with different fount ''d'', all three positions in marginal blocks of ten, also pair, one with spaced stop after ''E'', unmounted mint, mainly fine. S.G. B2, a, var.
752 | £190
India: Revenues: A collection of revenue stamps, mostly on documents, from a useful range of States with many scarce items incl. Baroda, Barwani, Bhaisondha, Bhajji, Bilaspur, Cochin, Dhami, Dungarpur, Indore, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Jetpur, Jhalawar, Mahlog, Ramdurg, Sirohi, Suket, Tonk, Theog, etc. (74)
1025 £45
Samoa: 1914 ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 1/2d. on 3pf. horizontal mint pair with both stamps showing variety no fraction bar, lightly toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 101b, cat. £180+. Photo.
28 | £1650
An all World accumulation in twenty-six albums, twelve stockbooks and loose, incl. Czechoslovakia, Germany, Iran, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, U.S.A., etc. (many 1,000s)
242 £180
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: 1932 (Mar.) 1st South American Flight envelope, registered to Argentina, bearing violet cachet. Sieger 138Aa. Photo.
488 £400
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 1/2d. on 5pf. green, variety surcharge double [pos. 36], used with Duala Aug. 18 1915 c.d.s., fine. S.G. B2b, cat. £1,000. Photo.
753 | £110
India: Revenues: An early twentieth century collection of Stamped Paper in an album incl. material from Dewas, Cambay, Bundi, Holkar-Indore, Bastar, Balwan, Kotah, Kolhabur, Jaipur, Dhar, Mysore, Mewar, Panna, Talcher, Tonk, Ratlam, etc., mixed condition.
1027 £80
Samoa: 1914 (Sept.) ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 1/2d. on 3pf. to 9d. on 80pf., used on separate pieces, mainly fine. S.G. 101-109, cat. £306.
29 | £980
A European accumulation of duplicated loose material in packets, incl. Austria, Belgium, France and Colonies, Greece, Netherlands and Colonies, Portugal and Colonies, Russia, Spain and Colonies, etc. (many 1,000s)
243 £230
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: 1933 (May) Italian Flight envelope, addressed to U.S.A., bearing blue Italian cachet, flown to Brazil on the 2nd South American Flight, bearing 1933 Zeppelin 10l. and 12l., scarce. Sieger 208, 214Aa. Photo.
489 | £110
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 1d. on 10pf. carmine, surcharge in blue, single and block of four, one of each variety ''1'' with thin serifs, overprint in black, marginal pair one showing shaved left foot to ''1'', also block of four with misplaced surcharge, fine unmounted mint., also related article from W.A.S.C. journal ''Cameo''. S.G. B3, a, var.
754 | £85
India: Revenues: A used collection of the Princely States in a stockbook, many from the smaller and scarcer issuing states, unusual.
1028 | £55
Samoa: 1914 (Sept.) ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 1/2d. on 3pf. brown two unmounted mint examples, one with no fraction bar, other ''1'' to left of ''2'' in ''1/2'', fine. S.G. 101b, d.
30 | £850
A Q.V. to Q.E.II Commonwealth accumulation in two albums, nine stockbooks and leaves, incl. Ascension 1938-53 to 10s. mint, 1948 Silver Wedding 10s. mint (2), used, Australia 1932 Bridge 5s. used, Bermuda 1924-32 2s. with variety broken crown and scroll mint, Falkland Islands 1952 set mint, 1960-66 Birds sets mint and used, Gibraltar, K.U.T. 1938-54 30c. perf. 14 mint, Malta 1938-43 11/2d. scarlet variety broken crown used, etc. (many 100s)
244 | £450
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: 1933 (May) Italian Flight card to England bearing 1933 Zeppelin 3l., envelope, registered to Germany bearing 1933 Zeppelin 5l., envelope to Switzerland bearing 1933 Zeppelin 15l., envelope to Argentina, bearing 1933 Zeppelin 20l., all with special blue cachets. Sieger 208A, 208B, 208E, 208F.
490 £120
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 1d. on 10pf. carmine, surcharge in blue, variety surcharge double, fine mint. S.G. B3b, cat. £425. Photo.
755 | £55
India: An accumulation of approximately 1,500 K.G.VI 1/2a., 1a, and 11/2a, stationery envelopes used, with a wide range of different cancellations, condition varied.
1029 £400
Samoa: 1914 (Sept.) ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 1/2d. on 3pf. brown mint vertical pair from the foot of the sheet, the lower stamp showing variety comma after ''I'', hinged on upper stamp only. Gibbs notes only 40 examples of the variety can exist. Holcombe opinion (1992) S.G. 101, c, cat. £760+. Photo.
31 | £980
A mainly Scandinavia collection, in five Davo albums and ordinary album, incl. Denmark, 1870-74 to 16sk. used, 1913-28 2k. claret and grey, 10k. mint, Finland, Greenland 1945 (Feb.) set mint and set used on f.d.c.,1945 Liberation blue overprints 5ö mint, 15ö used, 30ö mint, 1k. used and 5k. mint, Iceland 1930 Parliamentary to 10k. handstamped ''SPECIMEN'', 1930 Air set, 1931-37 10k. mint, Norway 1863-64 2sk. to 24sk. used, Sweden, etc., varied condition. (100s)
245 £80
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: 1933 (May) Italian Flight card, bearing Vatican 25c. on 30c. and 25c. + 10c., Italian 1933 Zeppelin 3k., with special Italian cachet in blue. Sieger 208Va. Photo.
491 £300
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 1d. on 10pf. carmine, surcharge in blue, variety surcharge double, one albino, in an unmounted mint block of four. Brandon certificate (1989). S.G. B3ba, cat. £640+. Photo.
756 | £1050
Indian Feudatory States: Travancore: A mint and used stock on stockleaves, incl. 1904-20 7ch. error of colour carmine-red used block of four, 1932 (Jan.) 2c. on 11/4ch. watermark B used block of ten, watermark C 1c. on 11/4ch. with inverted surcharge unused (2), 1932 (Mar.) 2c. on 10ca. with double surcharge used (5), Officials 1911-30 7ch. error of colour carmine-red in a used block of four, 1930-39 overprint type O6 6ca. compound perf. in used blocks of four (2), 1939 (Nov.) 11/2ch. with variety ''SESVICE'' used, 1941-42 perf. 12 7ch. unused pair, shades, perfs, multiples, good range of varieties, etc. (100s)
1030 £180
Samoa: 1914 (Sept.) ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 1/2d. on 3pf. brown showing variety comma after ''I'', fine used on small piece. Gibbs notes only 40 examples of the variety can exist. Holcombe opinion (1992) S.G. 101, c, cat. £425. Photo.
33 | £800
A mint and used collection of British Empire in rather mixed condition in a damaged Ideal album with extra pages added incl. Australia and States, Canada, Hong Kong, India and States, Malayan States, N.Z., etc. (many 100s)
246 | £150
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: 1933 (June) 2nd South American Flight card to Spain, bearing 1933 Zeppelin 3l., with green cachet, also 1933 (July) 3rd South American Flight, two envelopes, one to Spain, other to Brazil. Sieger 214C, 219Aa.
492 £110
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 1d. on 10pf. carmine, surcharge in black, in an unmounted mint marginal block of four, one with ''1'' with thin serifs, fine. S.G. B3e, ea, cat. £311+. Photo.
759 £230
Ireland: 1922 (Feb.-July) Dollard, 1/2d., 1d., 11/2d., 2d. die I, 21/2d., 3d., used on cover, with (Feb. 17) Dublin machine first day cancellations, a few cover imperfections, otherwise fine. Scarce. Photo.
1031 £170
Samoa: 1914 (Sept.) ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 1/2d. on 5pf. green, mint vertical pair from the foot of the sheet, lower stamp variety comma after ''I'', the variety with horizontal crease and handstamp on gum. S.G. 102, c. Photo.
34 | £2000
A Q.V. to Q.E.II collection in six albums, two stockbooks and leaves, incl. Ceylon, Grenada, Newfoundland, New Hebrides, Tonga, etc. (many 100s)
247 | £700
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: Aegean Islands: 1932 (Aug.) 5th South American Flight card, registered from Rhodes to Brazil, 1932 (Sept.) 7th South American Flight envelope, registered from Rhodes to Argentina, 1932 (Oct.) 9th South American Flight envelope, registered from Rhodes to Brazil, 1933 (May) Italian Flight envelope, registered from Rhodes to Germany. Sieger 171Aa, 183, 195Aa, 211B, 211C.
493 £180
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 2d. on 20pf. ultramarine, with variety surcharge double, one albino, fine mint. Only 50 exist. B.P.A. certificate (1982). S.G. B4a, cat. £400. Photo.
761 £150
Ireland: 1922 (Feb.-July) Dollard, 1d. pair used on (Feb. 17) plain first day cover, locally addressed, clear ''BALL'S BRIDGE D.O. DUBLIN'' c.d.s., scarce. S.G. 2.
1033 £450
Samoa: 1914 ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 1d. on 10pf. mint single showing variety surcharge double, fine mint. R.P.S. certificate (2010). S.G. 103a, cat. £800. Photo.
35 | £2300
A South and Central American collection in nineteen albums, two stockbooks and leaves, incl. Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil 1843 60r. used, Chile, Colombia, Haiti, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela, many forgeries, etc. (1,000s)
248 £520
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: Aegean Islands: 1933 (May) Italian Flight envelope, registered from Rhodes to U.S.A, bearing Dodecanese 1929-32 25c. and 1l.25 (2), 1933 Zeppelin set, with special flight cachet in blue and 2nd South American Flight cachet in green, rare. Sieger 211G. Photo.
494 £520
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 21/2d. on 25pf. black and red on yellow, variety surcharge double, one albino with full offset on reverse, light corner crease otherwise fine. Only one column of ten stamps thus surcharged. R.P.S. certificate (2012). S.G. B5ab, cat. £1,500. Photo.
762 £120
Ireland: 1922 (Feb.-July) Dollard), 21/2d. and 4d. with red overprints, both marginal and used on (Apr. 1) plain registered f.d.c. of the reissued ''Rialtas'' (Dollard) red overprint to France, tied by clear ''DUKE ST. DUBLIN/1 AP/22'' datestamps, slightly toned, otherwise fine and scarce. The 21/2d. and 4d. stamps were re-issued with a red overprint because the original black overprint was not visible on the dark Great Britain stamps. The two stamps overpay by 1/2d. the 3d. European letter rate and 3d. registration fee. Photo.
1034 £180
Samoa: 1914 ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 21/2d. on 20pf. ultramarine, two mint examples, one with no fraction bar, other showing comma after ''I'' (marginal, experts handstamp on gum), fine mint. S.G. 104a, d, cat. £645. Photo.
36 | £2100
An all World accumulation in twenty-four albums, twenty-one stockbooks, leaves and loose, incl. France, German States, Portugal and Colonies, Russia, Switzerland, etc. (many 1,000s)
249 £240
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: Aegean Islands: 1933 (May) Italian Flight, envelope, registered from Rhodes to Panama, bearing Dodecanese 1929-32 25c. and 1l.25 (2), 1933 Zeppelin 20l. black, with special flight cachet in green. Sieger 211F. Photo.
495 £500
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 3d. on 30pf. black and orange on buff, unmounted mint block of four, the left vertical pair variety surcharge triple, two albino and complete offset, fine. R.P.S. certificate (2014) S.G. B6, b, cat. £976+. Photo.
764 £400
Ireland: 1922 (Feb.-July) Thom, 2d. orange die I, variety overprint inverted, used on folded cover front to Dublin, tied by Cork machine cancellation, dated Feb. 20 1922, three days after the stamps were issued. From a small quantity known to have been sold at the Grand Parade Post Office in Cork, fine and rare. S.G. 12a. Photo.
1035 £80
Samoa: 1914 ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 21/2d. on 20pf. ultramarine, two used examples on piece, one with no fraction bar, other showing comma after ''I'', fine. S.G. 104a, d, cat. £392. Photo.
37 | £700
An all World accumulation in old circulated approval booklets, incl. Afghanistan, China with 1913-33 second Peking Printing $20 used, German States, Netherlands, Portugal and Colonies, Spanish Colonies, U.S.A., etc, very mixed condition. (1,000s)
250 £150
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: Aegean Islands: 1933 (May) Italian Flight card, registered from Rhodes to Panama, bearing Dodecanese 1929-32 50c. (2) and 1l.25, 1933 Zeppelin 15l. carmine, with special flight cachet in green. Sieger 211F. Photo.
496 £230
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 4d. on 40pf. black and carmine, mint, showing variety short ''4'' [pos. 92-93]. Only 200 exist. Also single showing thick ''d'' (pos. 2 and 7 in sheet). S.G. B7, a, cat. £1,000+. Photo.
765 £110
Ireland: 1922 (Feb.-July) Thom, 2d. orange die II, marginal, used on cover, tied by (Feb. 17) Ball's Bridge first day c.d.s., fine and scarce. S.G. 13. Photo.
1036 £380
Samoa: 1914 ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 3d. on 30pf. unauthorised surcharge ''3d.'' instead of ''4d.'', fine mint. See Gibbs page 270. R.P.S. certificate (2013). Photo.
39 £2000
A British Commonwealth accumulation of much duplicated loose in packets, incl. Australia and States, Barbados, Bermuda, British Guiana, Egypt, India, Jamaica, New Zealand, Southern Africa with Cape of Good Hope and Transvaal, etc. (many 1,000s)
251 £140
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: Aegean Islands: 1933 (May) 2nd South American Flight envelope, registered to Brazil, franked by 1932 Dante 10l. + 2l.50, with special green cachet. Sieger 214Aa. Photo.
497 £720
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 4d. on 40pf. black and carmine, variety surcharge triple, two albino, mint block of four from the top left corner of the sheet, the upper right stamp [pos. 2] additionally showing thick ''d'' in ''4d. (the unique example), slight paper adherence in margins, otherwise fine. Only 50 examples exist. R.P.S. certificate (2012). S.G. B7b, cat. £1,500+. Photo.
769 £120
Ireland: 1922-23, 1/2d. mint block of four, one showing variety accent inserted twice, fine. S.G. 52, var. Photo.
1038 | £130
Samoa: 1914 ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 6d. on 50pf. pair, one with variety inverted ''9'' for ''6'', also single, also a pair showing misaligned overprint, fine used. S.G.108, a, var.
40 | £6500
An all World accumulation of much duplicated loose and in packets, incl. China, Iran, Korea, Portugal and Colonies, Turkey, U.S.A., etc. (many 1,000s)
252 £110
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: Cyrenaica: 1932 (Aug.) 5th South American Flight card, registered from Benghazi to Brazil, franked by General Issues 1932 Dante 20c., 1l.25., 2l.75 and Cyrenaica 1932 Air 5l., bearing special violet cachet. Sieger 171. Photo.
498 £180
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 6d. on 50pf. black and purple on buff, mint single showing variety surcharge double, one albino, fine. Only 50 examples exist. S.G. B8a, cat. £375. Photo.
773 £380
Ireland: Booklets: 1940 2s. booklet, Edition no. 17.38, first 2d. pane only three stamps, others complete, advert pane has a few tone spots, otherwise fine and rare. S.G. SB2. Photo.
1039 £65
Samoa: 1914 ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 6d. on 50pf. with variety inverted ''9'' for ''6'', fine mint. S.G. 108b, cat. £180. Photo.
41 | £1050
A collection to 1912 in an Ideal album incl. G.B. 1840 1d. (2) and 2d. used, 1891 £1 green used (perfin), K.E.VII 1/2d. to 1s. mint, 2s.6d. to £1 used, Cape of Good Hope triangular 1d. (2), 4d. (3), 6d. used, Gibraltar, India and States, Malta 1867-80 1/2d. orange mint, New Zealand Chalons, Officials, North Borneo, Foreign incl. Egypt, Eritrea, France, Germany Eagles incl. large shield values to 18k. mint, Japan, Netherlands Indies 1864 10c. used, U.S.A. 1851 10c. used, 1869 24c. used, Columbus and Omaha values to 50c. used, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
253 | £720
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: Cyrenaica: 1933 (May) Italian Flight, four envelopes, three registered from Tripoli to Barcelona, Brazil and Peru, other registered from Benghazi to Germany, all with special cachet in blue and Cyrenaica frankings. Sieger 212B, 212I, 212L, 212N.
499 £300
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 1s. on 1m. carmine, variety ''s'' inverted, fine mint from the right of the sheet. Only 100 printed. Brandon certificate (2003). S.G. B10a, cat. £1,000. Photo.
778 £120
Ireland: 1922 (Mar. 10) cover from Belfast to Birkenhead, franked by Rialtas 1/2d. and Thom 11/2d. paying the 2d. letter rate of Southern Ireland (the letter rate in the UK was 11/2d at that time), tied by Belfast machine cancellation, overall toning, otherwise a fine example of transition mail. Irish overprinted stamps were valid for postage in the UK from Feb. 17 to Mar. 31 1922. Photo.
1040 £350
Samoa: 1914 ''G.R.I.'' 3s. on 3m. violet-black mint, fine. Brandon certificate (1993). S.G. 113, cat. £1,400. Photo.
42 | £350
1937 to 1984, an accumulation of British Asia in a stockbook, incl. Burma, Ceylon, Pakistan ordinary and service issues, many blocks, plate blocks and multiples, etc., mainly fine. Stated to cat. £3,000+. (100s)
254 £180
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: Eritrea: 1933 (July) 3rd South American Flight, registered from Asmara to Brazil. bearing blue boxed cachet. Sieger 219Aa. Photo.
500 £320
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (July 12) 2s. on 2m. blue, variety ''s'' inverted, extremely lightly mounted mint, expert's small handstamp on gum, otherwise fine. Only 100 printed. S.G. B11a, cat. £1,000. Photo.
779 £80
Ireland: 1922 (Mar. 31) commercial cover used within Dublin, franked by Thom 2d. die II tied by scarce Dublin machine cancellation, fine. Used on the last day of the British Post Office administration in Southern Ireland. Photo.
1041 £350
Samoa: 1914 ''G.R.I.'' 3s. on 3m. violet-black, fine used on piece. S.G. 113, cat. £1,200. Photo.
43 | £550
A Commonwealth selection comprising Bahamas 1901 to 3s. used, Bechuanaland 1888 £5 used with fiscal cancellation, 1938-52 set used, Cyprus 1904 45pi. mint, 1948 Silver Wedding 11/2p. variety 'extra decoration' in an unmounted block of four, Dominca 1908-20 to 5s. mint with shades, 1921-22 to 2s.6d. mint, Falkland Island Dependencies 1954-62 to £1 used, Jamaica 1935 Silver Jubilee 11/2d. showing 'extra flagstaff' mint, Leeward Islands 1890 to 5s. mint, 1890 and 1902 5s. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1897 5s. mint, Nigeria 1936 to £1 mint, Rhodesia 1909-12 £1 mint (2, one overprinted ''SPECIMEN''), Selangor 1895 $5 unused, Sierra Leone 1963 £1 variety ''1853*1859*1963* in an unmounted mint corner block of four, Swaziland 1933 1/2d. to 10s. sets mint (2) and 1d., 2d., 3d. corner blocks of four, slightly mixed condition. (133)
255 | £550
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: Tripolitania: 1932 (May) Italian Flight envelope to Germany franked 1933 Zeppelin 3l. (2), envelope to Brazil bearing 1933 Zeppelin 10l., postcard, registered to Rome bearing 1933 Zeppelin 3l., card, registered to Brazil, franked by Zeppelin 10l. Sieger 213A, 213C, 212H, 212K.
503 £80
Cameroon: Cameroons Expeditionary Force: 1915 (Nov. 25) postcard to Lome bearing 1/2d. on 3pf. tied by ''DUALA/KAMERUN'' datestamp, scarce. Photo.
783 | £150
Ireland: 1925 (May 9) postcard, franked by 1922-23 Saorstat 1/2d. (2) with ''WEMBLEY PARK'' machine cancellation 1925 (May 9 and 11) postcards (2) one franked by Rialtas 1d., other (card cut down) with 1922-34 11/2d., disallowed and 1d. Postage due labels affixed, both with Wembley Park cachets.
1042 £380
Samoa: 1914 ''G.R.I.'' 5s. on 5m. carmine and black, fine used on small piece. Brandon certificate (2005). S.G. 114, cat. £1,000. Photo.
44 | £750
A British Commonwealth accumulation in two albums, three stockbooks, leaves and loose, incl. Ascension 1938-53 to 10s. (2) mint, Australian States, Cyprus, Nyasaland. Sarawak, Transvaal, etc. (many 100s)
256 £210
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: Tripolitania: 1932 (May) Italian Flight card, registered from Tripoli to Argentina, bearing 1933 Zeppelin 15l. and Libia 1924-40 50c. (2), 1l.25, with special blue cachet. Sieger 213E. Photo.
505 | £25
Cameroon: Literature: ''Facets of Cameroun in Wartime'' and ''The Postal Arrangements of the Anglo-French Cameroons Expeditionary Force 1914-16'' by Maddocks and a 1916 copy of ''History of War'' relating to Cameroon.
784 £180
Ireland: 1933 (Oct.) cover (slightly reduced at left) from Dublin to Brazil, franked 1s.1/2d., carried on Graf Zeppelin 4th South American Flight, with two red cachets and additionally showing Dublin Horse Show label on reverse, scarce. Photo.
1043 | £150
Samoa: 1962 Independence 8d. and 1s., 1965 Air 8d. and 2s., preliminary sketches by L.C. Mitchell. (6 items)
45 | £1250
An all World accumulation in four albums, nine stockbooks, leaves and loose, incl. Germany, Gibraltar, Hong Kong, India, Portugal, U.S.A., etc. (many 1,000s)
257 £290
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: Tripolitania: 1932 (May) Italian Flight envelope, registered from Tripoli to Peru, bearing 1933 Zeppelin 20l. and Libia 1924-3 1l.75, with special blue cachet. Sieger 213F. Photo.
506 £110
Canada: Newfoundland: 1911 10c. and 1923-24 2c. imperf. pairs, the latter marginal and with gum creases, otherwise fine with gum. Photo.
786 | £780
Italy: A mint and used collection in two albums, incl. States, 1879-82 25c. and 30c. mint, 1884-86 Parcel Post 20c. mint, 1891-97 to 45c. mint, 1945-48 30l bright blue mint block of four, 100l. unmounted mint, 1949 Centenary 100l. used, 1950 Holy Year set mint, Colonies with P.O's in China, etc. (100s)
1044 | £300
Samoa: 1969 Robert Louis Stephenson and 1973 Christmas issues, sketches by Jennifer Toombs, also various f.d.c's designed by her, all signed (29 items).
46 | £520
A large all World accumulation in ten albums, stockbook, leaves and loose in packets, incl. France, Germany, Iran, Japan, Portugal and Colonies, Spain, much duplication, etc. (many 1,000s)
258 £90
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: Tripolitania: 1932 (May) 4th South American Flight card, registered from Tripoli to Brazil, special red cachet. Sieger 157. Photo.
507 £400
Canada: Newfoundland: 1933 Gilbert 4c. die proofs in carmine on wove paper (2), one without values and ''ETON COLLEGE'' inscription (106 x 63mm), with pencil ''II'', the other completed design (85 x 51mm), with pencil notation ''Old 4 Cent Pink'', also with Canada 1868 Third Bill issue 7c. proof in brown. Photo.
788 £110
Jamaica: 1916 (Sept.-Dec.) 3d. purple on lemon variety overprint inverted, mint lower marginal example, fine. S.G. 72aa, cat. £325. Photo.
1045 | £90
Samoa: Postal Stationery: 1914 ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 1/2d. on 5pf. single card with watermark unused and used, 1d. on 10pf. unused, 1/2d. + 1.2d. on 5pf. reply card unused, 1d. + 1d. on 10pf. reply card unused, fine.
48 £500
A Commonwealth collection in a green Ideal album, incl. many fine used, and a large old time stockbook with mint and used issues to early Q.E.II, incl. a varied range of colonies, mixed condition. (100s)
259 | £380
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Italy: Tripolitania: 1932 (Aug.) 5th South American Flight envelope, registered from Tripoli to Brazil, 1932 (Sept. 7) South American Flight envelope to Brazil, 1933 (May 1) South American Flight envelope, registered from Tripoli to Brazil, all with special cachets. Sieger 171C, 183Aa, 202Aa.
508 | £900
Canada: Newfoundland: A Q.V. to K.G.V collection on leaves, incl. better mint with 1910 set, 1911 Recess set, 1911 Coronation set, 1919 Air $1 on 35c., 1921 Air 35c., 1924-24 set, 1928-29 set, 1929-31 set, 1931 set, 1932 Air S1.50 on $1, 1933 Air set, 1933 Balbo $4.50 on 75c., 1933 Gilbert set, etc., varied condition. (229)
789 £190
Jamaica: 1935 Silver Jubilee 2s. booklet with stamps in blocks of six, minor imperfections, scarce. Sismondo certificate (2008). S.G. SB8, cat. £1,500. Photo.
1046 £90
Samoa: Postal Stationery: 1914 ''G.R.I.'' Overprints, 1d. + 1d. on 10pf., showing variety overprint double, one albino on both, fine unused. R.P.S. certificate (2013). Photo.
50 | £480
A collection in a well filled old-time Excelsior album and six further albums with G.B. incl. 1948 £1 brown and 1951 £1 unmounted mint blocks of four, booklets from K.G.VI and early Q.E.II, British Commonwealth, Ireland, France and Colonies, China, Portuguese Colonies incl. Macau, interesting covers incl. W.W.II censors, Channel Is. bisects, 1841 entire from Maidstone with 1840 1d. tied by black Maltese Cross, etc.
260 | £300
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Japan: 1929 (Aug.) Round the World Flight, cover from Tokyo to Los Angeles, cover from Tokyo to Lakehurst and cover from Tokyo to Friedrichshafen, with red Zeppelin cachets. Sieger 31A, 31B, 31C.
510 £150
Canada: Newfoundland: Booklets: 1932 40c. booklet complete, stapled at left, fine. S.G. SB3, cat. £500. Photo.
790 £200
Japan: Undated cover franked by 1876-86 5s. brown tied by Nagasaki datestamp with ''I.J. POSTAL AGENCY/SHANGHAI'' datestamp at left, part of cover missing at right, otherwise fine, scarce. Photo.
1048 | £450
Sarawak: 1869 to 1979, a collection in varied condition on printed leaves incl. 1888-97 1c. to $1 mint, 1899-1908 1c. to $1 used, 1918 1c. to $1 mint, 1934-41 1c. to $10 set mint, 1945 overprinted ''BMA'' 1c. to $10 set mint, etc. (228)
51 | £420
A collection in an album, a stockbook and on leaves, incl. G.B. 1840 1d. used, 1847-54 Embossed 1s., 10d. and 6d. used, 1913 Seahorses used incl. £1 green, Commonwealth incl. Abu Dhabi 1967 set to 1d. unmounted mint, Bahrain 1964 to 10r. unmounted mint, Leeward Is. 1954 to $4.80 mint, Somaliland 1953-58 to 10s. mint, loose on cards incl. New Zealand Chalons, etc.
262 | £1300
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Liechtenstein: 1929 to 1936, a selection of flown covers and cards, incl. 1929 (Nov.) Zurich-Dubendorf flight cards (2), 1930 (May) South American Flight card to Cuba, franked by 1924-27 11/2f. (3) and two Zeppelin cachets, similar card to Lakehurst with similar franking, 1931 (June) Vaduz-Lausanne Flight card franked 1931 Zeppelin 1f. and cover with Zeppelin 2f., 1931 (June) Iceland Flight envelope to U.S.A., franked by 1930 Air set, 1931 (Sept. 2) South American Flight cover to Germany, franked by 1930 2f. and 1930 Air 35r., 45r., 1932 (July) Luftposta Flight, card to Danzig, bearing 1930 5r. and 1f.20., 1933 (May) Italy Flight card, dropped at Naples, etc. (16 items)
511 | £240
Canada: A selection comprising 1852-57 1/2d. used with four margins, 1868-90 1c., 2c. and 15c. used, 1897 Jubilee 1/2c. and $2 mint, 1908 Quebec 5c., 7c., 10c. and 15c. mint, mixed condition. (10)
792 | £850
Japan: An early to middle accumulation loose in packets, much duplication, better mint with 1876-86 12s., 1884 Silver Wedding 5s. (5), 1888-92 1y. mint, 1896 War With China set, 1899-1908 50s., P.O's in China 1914-19 50s., etc., very mixed condition. (100s)
1051 | £480
Sierra Leone: A Q.V. to K.G.V collection on leaves, incl. 1896-97 to 5s. mint, 1903 to 2s. mint, 1907-12 to 5s. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1912-21 to 10s. mint, £5 overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1921-27 to 10s. mint, 1932 to 10s. mint, etc., varied condition. (141)
52 | £380
A collection in nine albums and stockbooks, and loose in two cartons, with G.B. from Q.V. incl. mint decimal multiples, quantity of f.d.c's, various Commonwealth and Foreign, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
263 £300
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Liechtenstein: 1929 (Aug.) Swiss Flight, 20r. stationery card, with 1930 Air 15r., 25r., 35r. and 45r. on the reverse, red oval Zeppelin cachet, rare. Sieger 79A. Photo.
512 | £580
Canada: 1868 to 1897, an unused or mint selection of Large and Small Queens, incl. 1868-90 perf. 12 121/2c. bright blue, 1870-90 5c. olive-green. 1889-97 5c. brownish grey, 6c. yellowish brown 10c. lilac pink, 1893 8c. blackish purple, 1893 (Feb.) 20c. and 50c., etc., very mixed condition. (26)
796 £110
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: British East Africa: 1890-95 'Sunburst' 8a. grey, Fournier forgery, perforated interpanneau horizontal pair with gum, slight adhesion and bends but unusual. Photo.
1053 | £160
Somaliland: 1903 (Sept.-Nov.) Overprint at foot 2r., 3r. and 5r., 1904 t 5r., and 1935 Silver Jubilee 2a. showing 'kite and vertical log', mint, a few with gum toning, otherwise mainly fine. (17)
53 | £450
A K.G.VI mint and used collection in rather varied condition in an SG album incl. Aden and States, Bahamas 1942 overprinted set mint, Burma, Gambia, India and States, many additional pages added mainly with Q.E.II issues. (100s)
264 £280
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Liechtenstein: 1930 (May) South American Flight cover to Praia (Cape Verde Island), franked by 1921 1f. (2) and 1924-27 11/2f., with special red Zeppelin cachet, rare. Only 15 covers flown. Sieger 57J. Photo.
513 £300
Canada: 1889-97 2c. dull sea-green upper right corner block of twenty with ''TWO CENT'' imprint at top, mint with fifteen stamps unmounted, small thins on two stamps and in margin, a few split perfs., otherwise fine. S.G. 103, cat. £1,500+. Photo.
797 £820
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: British East Africa: 1891 Mombasa Provisionals, ''1/2 Anna'' handstamped on 2a. vermilion, initialled ''A.D.'', light Mombassa c.d.s., blue crayon line, fine, also Rhodesia 1898-1908 £5 and £20 fiscally used. Photo.
1054 £450
Somaliland: 1903 (Sept.-Nov.) Overprint at foot 3r. brown and green, variety ''SOMAL.LAND'', fine mint. B.P.A. certificate (2014). S.G. 23d, cat. £950. Photo.
54 | £260
A Commonwealth selection comprising Aden 1937 Dhow 5r. used, British Solomon islands 1914-23 2s.6d. unmounted mint block of four in a grey and red shade, Gibraltar 1898 1d. and 4d. in blocks of four (the latter marginal) unmounted mint, 1899-96 25c. block of four unmounted mint, 1938-51 perf. 13 1d., 3d., 1s., 2s., perf. 131/2. 1s. unmounted mint, K.U.T 1938-44 perf. 14 10c. and 30c. unmounted mint, Malta 1904-14 5s. unmounted mint block of four and single used on piece and 1922 2s. used on piece, mainly fine. (28)
265 | £260
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Luxembourg: 1932 (Sept.) 7th South American Flight, cover (2, one registered, both to Brazil), 1933 (May 1) South American Flight cover to Brazil, 1933 Saar Flight cover, 1933 (July 3) South American Flight card to Brazil, all with Luxembourg and Germany frankings. Sieger 183Aa, 202Aa, 217Aa, 219Aa.
514 £720
Canada: 1897 Jubilee 1/2c. to $5 set, mint ($2 no gum), most dollar values with faults, others poor to fine. S.G. 121-140, cat. £6,000. Photo.
798 £350
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: British East Africa: 1895 71/2a. carmine imperforate colour trial in carmine on thicker wove paper, marginal at top, from the single proof sheet of sixty, also 1890-95 4a. yellow-brown and 8a. blue imperforate singles, good to large margins, large part original gum, the latter with minor crease at top. (3) Photo.
1055 £200
Somaliland: Officials: 1903 8a. fine used on piece with ''BERBERA/NO/28/03'' c.d.s. S.G. O4, cat. £475. B.P.A. certificate (1997). Photo.
55 | £260
A Q.V. collection on leaves, incl. Australian States, Ceylon, Hong Kong, India, Malaya Straits Settlements 1867 11/2c. on 1/2a., 3c. on 1a., 6c. on 2a., 24c. on 8a., 1884 8 on 8c. on 12c., New Zealand, etc., mixed condition. (few 100s)
266 £220
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Malta: 1933 (July) 3rd South American flight cover, registered to Brazil, with boxed violet Zeppelin cachet. Sieger 219Aa. Photo.
515 £80
Canada: 1899 2c. on 3c. rose-carmine, block of twenty from the top of the sheet, with ''OTTAWA No. 4'' imprint, mint with fifteen stamps unmounted, some perf. separation, otherwise fine. S.G. 172, cat. £380. Photo.
799 £120
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: British East Africa: 1895-96 ''British/East/Africa'' values to 12a. used, and 3r. and 5r. both used with Mombasa c.d.s's, mainly good to fine. (10) Photo.
1056 £80
Somaliland: Officials: 1904-05 1/2a. horizontal pair with right hand stamp showing no stop after ''M'', mint, one thinned perf. and a tiny corner tear to the regular stamp and a thin strip of toning on reverse, otherwise fine. B.P.A. certificate (1977). S.G. 10, a, cat. £311+. Photo.
57 | £320
A mint and used collection of Foreign Countries in rather mixed condition in a damaged Ideal album with extra pages added with European Colonies, South and Central America, etc. (many 100s)
267 £220
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Malta: 1933 (Aug.) 4th South American flight envelope, registered to Brazil, with red circular Zeppelin cachet. Sieger 223Aa. Photo.
516 £80
Canada: 1903-12 50c. deep violet, block of four, used with rubber ''R'' in circle cancellation, some reinforced perfs., otherwise fine. S.G. 187, cat. £520. Photo.
800 £280
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: British East Africa: 1896-1901 1/2a. yellow-green, a scarce complete unmounted mint sheet of sixty (6 x 10), slight gum toning on reverse affects ten, fine appearance. S.G. 65, cat. £390+.
1059 | £60
South Africa: Cape of Good Hope: Literature: ''The Handstruck Stamps of the Cape of Good Hope 1792 to 1853 and Postmarks 1853 to 1910'' by A. A. Jurgens (1943), incl. 'Woodblock' reprints, scarce.
58 | £320
An accumulation in thirteen albums, twenty stockbooks, leaves and loose, incl. Denmark, France, Germany, Portugal and Colonies, etc. (1,000s)
268 £170
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Monaco: 1933 (Aug.) 4th South American Flight envelope, registered to Uruguay, bearing circular red cachet. Sieger 223. Photo.
518 | £130
Canada: Airmails, 1928 to 1942, a collection of first flight covers in an album and loose, with a range of flights and cachets, also a few later items, etc. (204 items)
802 £150
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: British East Africa: 1897-1903 2r. orange, used with central Mombasa ''5 AU/1901'' c.d.s., also 10r. yellow-bistre and 20r. pale green with faked c.d.s. and squared circle cancellations respectively, mainly fine. Both 10r. and 20r. with R.P.S. certificates (2003). S.G. 93, 97, 98. Photo.
1060 | £220
South Africa: Cape of Good Hope: Cancellations, a collection of c.d.s. cancellations in a stockbook, mostly K.E.VII, mainly fine strikes. (approx. 1,200)
59 | £1350
An all World accumulation in fourteen albums, seven stockbooks and seventeen exercise books, incl. Iraq, Kuwait, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Turkey. locals, etc. (1,000s)
269 £140
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Morocco Agencies: 1933 (June) 2nd South American flight, cover, registered to Brazil, bearing red and green cachets. Sieger 214B. Photo.
519 £500
Canada: 1930-31 10c. olive-green imperf. horizontal pair, fine with gum S.G. 299a, cat. £1,800. Photo.
803 £120
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: East Africa & Uganda Protectorates: 1912-21 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 2r. to 10r. and 1921 2r. and 3r. mint, a few with gum toning, otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 54-58, 72, 73, cat. £653. Photo.
1061 | £170
South Africa: Cape of Good Hope: Cancellations, a Q.V. to K.E.VII collection in a stockbook, incl. type a 10, 31, 51, 53 in octagon, type b barred numerals, type c 1, 2, 5, 6, 8, etc. (ref. ''Numerals of the British Empire'' by H.H. Heins), slightly mixed condition. (100s)
60 | £350
An all World accumulation in seven albums, two stockbooks, leaves and loose in envelopes, incl. Belgium, France, German States, East Germany, Jamaica, Portugal, Southern Africa, etc. (1,000s)
270 | £400
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Netherlands: 1930 to 1933, selection of flown covers and cards, incl. 1931 (June) Magdeburg Flight cover to Germany, 1932 (May) Baltic Flight card to Germany, 1931 (Sept.) 2nd South American Flight envelope to U.S.A., 1933 (May) Italian Flight card, 1933 (June) 2nd South American Flight card to Brazil, etc. (13 items)
520 | £600
Canada: A mainly mint collection on leaves, incl. 1897-98 set, 1898-1902 set, 1903-12 to 50c., 1908 Quebec set (20c. unused), 1911-22 to 50c. sepia, perf. 8 x imperf. 1c., 2c., 1922-31 to $1, 1928-29 set, 1930-31 set, 1932-33 set, etc., very varied condition. (159)
804 £200
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: East Africa & Uganda Protectorates: 1921 Watermark Mult. Script CA 50r. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel Type D12), fine with lightly toned gum. S.G. 75s, cat. £500. Photo.
1063 £240
South Africa: Natal: 1902-03 1/2d. to 4s. set overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', the 1/2d., 3d., 5d., 6d., 1s. and 2s. showing broken ''M'', fine with lightly toned gum. S.G. 127s-139s, cat. £250. Photo.
61 | £400
A Foreign accumulation in three albums, five stockbooks, leaves and loose, incl. Belgium, Norway, Russia, Turkey, U.S.A., etc. (1,000s)
271 | £240
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Norway: 1932 (Apr.) 3rd South American Flight card, registered to Brazil with brown and red cachets, 1932 (Sept.) 7th South American Flight cover to Argentina with red and brown cachets, 1933 (June) 2nd South American Flight cover to Brazil with red and green cachets. Sieger 150B, 183B, 214B.
521 | £60
Canada: Q.V.to Q.E.II selection, some multiples incl. 1915 War Tax 2c. carmine-red mint blocks of four (2) and six (2), mainly fine unmounted, selection of K.G.VI or early Q.E.II booklets (12, a few incomplete), etc.
807 £270
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: 1938-54 £1, a selection comprising perf 113/4 x 13, perf. 14 and perf. 121/2 mint singles, perf. 14 used horizontal strip of four, and perf. 14 single used alongside 30c. and 3s. on 1944 (Nov. 15) registered envelope from Dar es Salaam to New York, the perf. 113/4 x 13 single with very lightly toned gum, otherwise mainly fine. Photo.
1065 | £250
South Africa: Natal: A collection of postmarks in a stockbook, incl. barred numerals (34) with unlisted No. 91, type K1 Durban, type L1 Busmans River, c.d.s's. P.O.A. barred numerals, covers (9), N.G.R. perfins (5), etc., also ''The Postal Markings of Natal'' by W.R. Hart, B.A. Kantey and A. Leslie Leon. (100s)
62 | £270
A mainly mint K.G.V to Q.E.II collection on Hagner leaves incl. Basutoland with 1938 5s., 10s., mint, 1954-58 set mint, 1961-63 set used, Bechuanaland, British Guiana incl. 1938-52 24c. unmounted block of four, K.U.T. incl. 1938-54 perf. 13 x 113/4 3s. deep violet-blue and black unmounted, Nigeria with 1917 £1 unmounted, 1948 Silver Wedding 5s. used (3), Southern Rhodesia 1937 set to 5s., the 2s.6d. and 5s. being unmounted corner marginal examples, mainly good to fine, many unmounted. (109)
272 | £820
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Paraguay: 1930 to 1935, collection of covers and cards, incl. 1932 (Apr.) 2nd South American Flight card to Germany, 1932 (Apr.) 3rd South American Flight cover to Germany, 1933 (Aug.) 5th South American Flight card, registered to Germany, 1933 (Sept.) 8th South American Flight cover, registered to Germany, 1933 (Oct.) 9th South American Flight covers (2), registered to England and Germany, etc. (25 items)
522 £380
Cayman Islands: 1900 1/2d. and 1d., 1902-03 to 1s., 1907 to 5s., 1912-20 10s., 1921-26 watermark Multi. Crown 4d. and 5s., watermark Multi. Script to 10s., 1932 Centenary set and 1935 Silver Jubilee set overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', some with toned gum, otherwise mainly fine. (44) Photo.
808 | £1300
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: 1938-54 issue, a collection written up on exhibition pages, incl. range of perfs. with all 2s., 3s. and 5s. perfs. mint, airmail label bearing 40c. and 10s. tied Mombasa c.d.s., strip of two complete and one partial trial print of the black Dhow vignette, 1c. lower marginal part imprint block of eight showing the 'damaged value tablet' and a complete lower marginal imprint block of twenty showing the 'tadpole' variety unmounted mint, 5c. reddish brown and orange pair handstamped ''SPECIMEN'', 10c. black and green block of nine with centre stamp showing 'mountain retouch' unmounted mint, 15c. black and green block of three complete and three partial trial printings of the frame, 20c. imperf. trial print without vignette and with a thin single line through the impression as a right marginal block of twenty and a single, 30c. black and dull violet-blue perf. 13 x 113/4 upper marginal block of four showing variety 'rope not joined to sail' unmounted mint, perf. 13 x 121/2 dot removed mint single and pair used on cover, 30c. dull purple and brown block of four trial printings of the vignette with plate number ''4'', 1s. perf. 13 x 121/2 right marginal block of sixteen showing the cloud retouch unmounted mint, corner plate blocks of four (mainly unmounted) with 5c. ''6 3A'' (block of twenty), 10c. brown and grey ''13A 11A'', 15c. black and green ''3A 3A'', 20c. perf. 131/4 x 133/4 ''10B 8A'' and ''10A 8B'' (two, one in block of sixteen), 25c. ''1B 3B'' and ''1A 3A'' (in a block of ten), 30c. black and dull violet blue ''5 3'' (block of eight), 30c. dull purple and brown ''5 4'', 40c. ''1B 8A'', 50c. perf. 13 x 121/2 ''4A 3A'' and ''4B 3B'', 2s. perf. 133/4 x 131/4 ''4'' (pair) and 3s. perf. 13 x 121/2 ''10'' (single), range of covers (52) bearing values to 10s. with postal stationery, censored, registered, various rates, underpaid, etc., also a selection of the 1952 Royal Visit issue, slightly mixed condition. (128 items)
1066 | £170
South Africa: Orange Free State: Cancellations, a collection in a stockbook, incl. barred numerals and letters, O.F.S. and O.R.C. c.d.s's, O.R.C. Cape type barred numerals, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
63 | £300
A mint and used British Empire collection in five albums, Q.V. to c.1970, incl. British Africa, Australian States, West Indies, Canada, Hong Kong, Newfoundland, New Zealand, Nigeria, Rhodesia, plus loose packets, etc.
273 £180
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Poland: 1932 (Aug.) 5th South American Flight cover to Brazil, bearing violet and red cachets. Sieger 171B. Photo.
523 £120
Cayman Islands: 1905 21/2d. bright blue variety dented frame [R. 1/6 of left pane], mint, light gum toning, otherwise fine. S.G. 10a, cat. £375. Photo.
809 £150
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: 1941-42 Surcharges to 70c. on 1s., separated pairs diagonally handstamped ''SPECIMEN'' by the receiving authority and 1946 Victory set perforated ''SPECIMEN'', stuck down on part of an archival page, believed from the Goa archive. Illustrated in ''UPU Specimens 1878-1961'' by James Bendon. Photo.
1067 | £170
South Africa: Transvaal: Cancellations, a collection in a stockbook, Q.V. to K.E.VII, incl. three ring numerals (28), triangular numerals (24), Cape type bar numerals (4), c.d.s's with Railway T.P.O's, P.O.W camps, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
64 | £400
A collection in two albums, an exercise book and loose incl. British Asia with Ceylon, India, Hong Kong, Malaya, interesting covers mainly 1930s to 1940s incl. Ceylon, India, airmails, three crash and wreck covers with Aug. 1936 ''Scipio'', Dec. 1937 ''Cygnus'' and May 1941 ''Salved from the Sea'', postage due covers, W.W.II censors, loose in packets and tins, etc.
274 £120
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Romania: 1932 (Sept.) 7th South American Flight cover, registered to Argentina, bearing special brown cachet. Sieger 183Aa. Photo.
524 £110
Cayman Islands: 1935 1/2d. to 10s. mint sets (2), some with lightly toned gum, otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 96-107, cat. £400. (24) Photo.
813 | £170
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: A mainly unmounted mint and used collection on leaves, from 1938 to 1952, incl. 1935-37 10s. used, 1938-54 values to £1 mint and 5s. used with a range of shades, perfs. and multiples, 1c. imprint block of four showing 'retouched value tablet' mint, 10c. black and green block of nine with centre stamps showing 'mountain retouch' [R.6/7] unmounted mint, 1s. perf. 13 x 113/4 blocks of four unmounted mint (2), 2s. perf. 133/4 x 131/4 block of four unmounted mint, etc., also four Q.E.II presentation booklets containing 1954-59 values to 10s. and 1960-62 values to 20s., some with gum toning, otherwise mainly fine. (156)
1068 £230
South Africa: South African War 1899-1902: 1900 (Mar. 14) envelope to Johannesburg bearing Orange Free State 1/2d. and Transvaal 1/2d. tied neat ''Veld-Post, Z.A.R./14 MRT. 1900/CHARLESTOWN.'' violet oval, Volksrust transit and Johannesburg arrival c.d.s's on reverse, and 1900 (Nov. 9) envelope to Canada bearing Great Britain 1d. lilac tied ''FIELD POST OFFICE/BRITISH ARMY S.AFRICA/27/NO 9/00'' c.d.s., Montreal arrival on reverse, the latter opened out and with other minor cover imperfections, otherwise fine. Photo.
65 | £420
A mainly Q.E.II mint accumulation in two stockbooks, incl. British Antarctic Territory, Cyprus, Hong Kong, India 1948 Gandhi set, Rhodesia, much unmounted, etc. (many 100s)
275 | £110
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Russia: 1930 (Sept.) Russian Flight, card to Germany, franked by 1930 Zeppelin 40k., envelope, registered to Germany, franked by 1930 Zeppelin 80k., cover to Switzerland, franked by 1930 Zeppelin 80k., cover, registered to Netherlands. Sieger 85Aa, 85Ba, 85E.
525 | £980
Cayman Islands: A mint collection in an album, incl. 1902-03 to 1s., 1905 to 5s., 1907 1/2d. on 5s. and 1d. on 5s. (not guaranteed), 1907-09 to 10s., 1908 1d. on 4d. revenue (regummed), 1912-20 to 10s. (2), 1921-26 to 10s., War Stamp varieties, 1932 Centenary to 10s., 1935 to 10s., 1938-48 to 10s., 1953-62 and 1962-64 to £1, later with issues to 1980, mainly fine. (100s)
814 | £150
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Booklets: 1938 3s.40 black on pink, three examples, two intact and one exploded, all stapled at left, and 1952 1s. booklet, four examples, two exploded, three stapled at left, also a 1953 (Jan. 23) envelope to Brazil bearing two 10c. from a booklet, gum toning and rusted staples, otherwise fine. S.G. SB3, SB4a, cat. £800.
1069 | £90
South Africa: Interprovincials, a twelve page display with selection of Cape, Natal, O.F.S. and Transvaal stamps variously used between 1910 (Aug. 18) and 1913 (Dec. 31), also use before Union in Basutoland and Bechuanaland, incl. stamps, on piece, postal stationery cards, etc., mainly fine. (62 items)
66 | £600
An accumulation in thirteen albums, two stockbooks, incl. Ceylon, Greece, Monaco, New Zealand, Switzerland, etc. (1,000s)
276 | £650
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Russia: 1931 (July) Polar Flight, card, registered to Germany, franked by 1931 Zeppelin imperf. 30k., 1r., envelope, registered to Germany, franked by 1931 Zeppelin imperf. 35k. and 2r., card, and envelope registered to the Malyguin, franked by 1931 Zeppelin imperf. 30k. and 1r. and 35k., 2r., envelope, registered to Moscow, franked by 1931 Zeppelin perf. 121/2 set. Sieger 120Aa, 120Ab, 120Ba, 120Bb, 120Ca.
526 | £1050
Cayman islands: A used collection in an album, incl. 1902-03 and 1905 to 1s., 1907 to 5s., 1907 1d. on 5s. used, 1907-09 to 10s., 1912-20 to 10s. (3), 1917 War Stamp 11/2d. on 21/2d. corner plate ''5'' block of four with one stamp showing 'straight serif', 1921-26 to 10s., 1932 Centenary set, 1935 to 10s., range of postmarks with West Bay Rural Post, East End Rural Post, Rural Post Collection, Boddentown, etc., later with issues to 1978, not all cancellations guaranteed, slightly mixed condition, also a selection of Dominica and Anguilla. (100s)
816 £150
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Covers and Cancellations, a collection of cancellations on Q.V. issues on leaves, incl. 1890-95 issue with 1a. and 4a. with Malindi type D1, 2a. with Lamu type D1 and D2, 1895-96 2a. block of twelve with Malindi type D1's, 1896-1901 3a. and 2r. with Kilindini type D1, 1a. strip of four, pair and 41/2a. with Kisumu type D3, 1a. (2) and 2a. with Machakos type D2, 1a. (2) with Makindu type D2, range of Mombasa types with parcel post and foreign registration, a few covers with 1893 postal stationery card used 1894 (Nov. 28) with Mombasa type D1, 1896 registered postal stationery envelope used 1897 (Oct. 20) with Mombasa type D1, 1903 envelope to Leith bearing 1a. tied Nairobi type D2, etc., also Zanzibar 1895-96 1/2a. with type KD8 and and 1a. with type D4, mixed condition. (60)
1071 | £190
South Africa: 1935 Silver Jubilee, a selection incl. set in unmounted mint blocks of four (2, one showing 'cleft skull' flaw), set showing 'cleft skull' flaw used, set used on cover, 3d. mint and 6d. mint and used showing 'spots above head and neck', etc., some with lightly toned gum, otherwise mainly fine. (18 items)
67 | £550
A K.G.V mint and used British Empire accumulation in varied condition in a stockbook incl. Australia, Barbados, Canada, Ceylon, Hong Kong, India, some multiples, etc. (many 100s)
277 £720
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Saar: 1930 to 1933, selection of flown covers and cards, incl. 1932 (Oct.) 8th South American Flight cover to Brazil, 1933 (May) German Flight cover, 1933 (May) 1st South American Flight cover to Uruguay, franked by 1928 Air 50c., 1f. (3), 1932 Air 5f. (2), 1933 (June) Saar Flight cover, franked by 1933 Disaster set, etc. (11 items)
527 | £420
Cayman Islands: A collection of covers from 1905 to 1979, incl. 1905 1/2d. to 1s. used on envelope to Montserrat, 1935 (Apr. 12) envelope to Canada bearing 1921-26 41/2d. marginal block of four and 6d. corner block of four tied neat c.d.s's, 1933 (Apr. 11) registered envelope to Birmingham bearing 1932 Tercentenary 1/4d., 1/2d. and 1s. tied Georgetown c.d.s's, 1933 (Dec. 13) registered envelope to Devon bearing 1932 Tercentenary 11/2d. and 1d. strip of three tied East End c.d.s's, 1937 (Oct. 18) registered envelope to Devon bearing 1935 5s. tied Cayman Brac c.d.s., R.M.L Atlantis covers and cards, 1950 (Oct. 2) registered first day envelope to Ohio bearing 1950 near complete values to 10s., range of f.d.c's with 1935 Silver Jubilee, 1948 Silver Wedding, etc., mainly fine. (48)
817 £130
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Covers and Cancellations, B.E.A. 1890-95 41/2a. dull violet franking 'Powell' cover to Norfolk, tied by Mombasa ''MR 28/92'' squared circle with Kings Lynn Apr. 19 arrival backstamp, the cover creased and soiled, the adhesive scarce on cover. S.G. 11. Photo.
1072 | £550
South Africa: A collection from 1910 to 1961 on leaves, mainly mint incl. 1913-24 1/2d. to 2d. perf. 14 x imperf. (2), 11/2d. tête-bêche block of four with gutter between, 6d. with variety ''Z'' of ''ZUID'' virtually completely missing, 1/2d. to £1 set with 5s. (2) and 10s. shades, 1927-30 to 10s., 1930-44 incl. 2d. blue and violet, 3d. black and red and 1s. wmk. upright, 2s.6d. green and brown, 1933-48 shades to 5s. (2), 10s. (2), 1935 Jubilee 3d. with 'cleft skull' flaw, 6d. with spots above head and behind neck, 1938 Voortrekker sets (4), War Effort sets, 1947-54 to 5s. with shades, etc., also postage dues with 1914-22 to 1s. used, 1943-44 to 3d. mint with 2d. shade, some unmounted, also a used selection of Cape of Good Hope triangulars with 1853 1d. and 4d., 1855-63 1d. to 1s. plus 6d. slate-purple on blued, and 1863-64 1d., 4d. and 6d., two just touched otherwise with good margins, etc., mixed condition. (approx. 300)
68 | £400
An accumulation in mixed condition in eight albums and stockbooks and loose contained in a carton incl. Malayan States, Saudi Arabia 1934 Proclamation set unused (stuck down), U.S.A., etc. (many 100s)
278 £250
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Saar: 1930 (Aug.) Swiss Flight card to Germany, dropped over Vaduz, bearing special red oval cachet. Sieger 79A. Photo.
529 £80
Ceylon: 1912-25 2r. black and red on orange-buff with watermark inverted, upper left corner marginal block of four with plate no. 6, unmounted mint, folded through one row of vertical perfs. and with small adhesions to one stamp and margin, otherwise fine. S.G. 316cw, cat. £260+.
818 £110
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Covers and Cancellations, 1895 ''BRITISH/EAST/AFRICA'' 71/2a. black used with scarce ''WASIN'' squared circle cancellation (type D1), horizontal crease, otherwise fine and scarce. Photo.
1073 | £270
South Africa: A mint and used collection in an stockbook, heavily duplicated for most issues from the 1920s to 1970s, incl. 1927-30 values to 10s. unmounted mint and used, 1930-44 values to 2s.6d. mint and used, 1933-48 values to 5s. mint and 10s. used, 1935 Silver Jubilee set in blocks of six all showing variety 'cleft skull' mint, 1941-46 1/2d. to 1s.3d. set mint and used incl. 2d. (6) and 3d. (4) mint, also Cape of Good Hope, Natal, Transvaal, South West Africa from 1923, range of first day covers incl. 1925 Air set on cover to Durban, etc., wide range of shades, mixed condition. (100s)
69 | £480
An all World accumulation in twelve damaged old printed albums, incl. France, German States, Portugal, etc. (1,000s)
279 £210
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: San Marino: 1932 (Apr.) 3rd South American Flight card, registered to Brazil, franked by 1931 Air 10l. with special brown cachet, also 1932 (Oct.) 8th South American Flight card to Brazil, franked by 1931 Air 80c. and 7l.70, bearing special red cachet. Sieger 150Aa, 189. Photo.
530 | £280
Ceylon: Cancellations: A mainly Q.V. to K.G.VI collection in a stockbook, incl. ''FREE'' datestamps (40), barred numerals, c.d.s's, railways, forces, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
819 £200
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Covers and Cancellations, 1895 (May 24) registered postal stationery envelope (1891), used to Zanzibar, uprated 1890-95 1/2a. and 2a. tied neat strikes of the type D1 ''LAMU'' c.d.s, flap torn and with small pieces missing and slightly soiled, otherwise fine. Photo.
1075 | £50
South Africa: Literature: ''The Encyclopaedia of South African Post Offices and Postal Agencies'', volumes 1 to 4 by R.F. Putzel.
70 | £200
The balance of a mainly G.B. and Commonwealth collection in seven albums and stockbooks, on leaves and loose, incl. postal history and f.d.c's, etc. (100s)
280 £850
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: San Marino: 1933 (May) Italy Flight, four covers and two cards, each bearing one value from the 1933 Zeppelin set (3l. on 50c. to 20l. on 3l.), all with special cachets, scarce. Sieger 208IA-208IF. Photo.
531 £200
Chile: 1864 stampless cover to France, bearing crowned circular ''PAID/AT/VALPARAISO'', oval framed ''PD'' and London Paid datestamp all in red. Photo.
820 £260
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Covers and Cancellations, 1896 (July 19) B.E.A. 21/2a. postal stationery envelope registered to Switzerland, uprated by 1895-96 ''British/East/Africa'' 1a.6p. and 2a. used with 1896-1901 3a. and 4a., tied by Mombasa squared circles with Aden Reg. July 27 transit and Bern Aug. 7 arrival on reverse, attractive. Photo.
1076 | £230
South Africa: Cancellations: A collection of pre-Union cancellations on leaves, incl. Cape of Good Hope with Arundel Road, Commadagga, Conway Station, Coerney, Maribogo, Moorreesburg, Natal with Darnell, Esperanza, Inchanga, Krantzkop, Marburg, Mount Moreland, Nelsrust, Zwartkop, Orange River Colony with Kings Hill, Smaldeel, Sydenham, Transvaal with Fraser Street, Lovedale Park, Luipaardsvlei, Minnaar, Von Brandis, also some Interprovincials, etc. (few 100s)
71 | £190
A mainly used collection of early issues in an Imperial album (Supplement) and on leaves, incl. Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Italy, Switzerland, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
281 | £210
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: South America: 1930 to 1932, a selection of flown covers and cards, incl. Bolivia, Chile, Uruguay, range of cachets, etc. (13 items)
532 | £6500
China: 1878-83 Large Dragons, Thin paper, printed 21/2mm apart 1c. unused (9), 3c. unused (5), 5c. unused (4), some with gum, mainly fair to fine. S.G. 1-3.
822 £130
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Covers and Cancellations, 1897 (Aug. 16) envelope to England, franked by 1896-1901 1/2a. pair and single with 1a. tied by Mombasa squared circles with Great Yarmouth Sept. 4 arrival on reverse. Ex Rossiter. Photo.
1077 | £230
South Africa: Cancellations: A collection of pre-Union cancellations in four stockbooks, incl. Cape of Good Hope with Maribogo, numerals, Natal Chakas Kraal, Smaldeel, Orange Free State with Brakdam, Transvaal with Blackhill, De Doorns, Fortuna, Harrisburg, Mulders Vlei, Piet Potgietersrust, Pot Gieter, Interprovincials, etc. (many 100s)
72 | £420
An all World accumulation in eight damp-affected albums, stockbook and loose in packets, Cyprus, India, New Zealand, Papua, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
282 | £130
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Spain: 1930 to 1933, three covers and two cards, incl. 1930 (May) South American Flight card with special red and violet cachets, etc. (5 items)
533 | £5800
China: 1878-83 Large Dragons, Thin paper, printed 21/2mm apart 1c. (8), 3c. (8) and 5c. (11), all used, varied condition. S.G. 1-3.
825 £700
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Covers and Cancellations, 1900 (Jan. 28) envelope to Somerset House, London bearing 1896-1901 1/2a. pair tied by Takaungu type D2 cancellation with Mombasa transit and London arrival on reverse, slight creasing at top affecting both stamps, otherwise fine, scarce. Photo.
1080 | £6000
Spain: A mint and used collection in four albums, incl. 1866 19c. used, 1876-77 to 10p. mint, 1889 4p. and 10p. unused, 1901-05 to 10p. mint, 1905 Quixote set mint, 1922-29 to 10p. mint, 1926 Red Cross postage and air sets mint, 1927 Coronation postage and air sets mint, 1929 Exhibition postage and air sets mint, 1936 Exhibition postage set mint, 1940-46 Apparition postage and air sets mint, 1947 Air 50p. mint, etc., very mixed condition. (1,000s)
73 | £380
A K.G.VI duplicated mainly good to fine used British Empire accumulation in a stockbook with some complete sets, Silver Wedding high values, Malayan States, G.B. Overprinted, etc. (many 100s)
283 | £190
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Sweden: 1932 to 1936, three covers and two cards, incl. 1932 (Mar.) South American Flight card to Brazil, 1932 (May) 4th South American Flight card to Brazil, 1933 (Aug.) 4th South American Flight envelope, etc. (5 items)
535 | £2100
China: 1878-83 Large Dragons, Thin to pelure paper, printed 41/2 mm apart, 1c. (5), 3c. (2), unused, poor to fine. S.G. 4, 5.
826 £300
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Covers and Cancellations, 1900 (Apr. 5) cover registered to Germany, franked by 1896-1901 2a., 21/2a. (3), tied by ''MACHAKOS'' squared circles, handstruck boxed registered cachet. Photo.
1081 | £10800
Spanish Colonies: A collection in seven albums, incl. Cuba 1855 1/2r. unused block of six, 1896-97 set mint, Elobey, Annobon and Corisco 1903 set mint, Fernando Poo 1868 20c. unused, 1879 50c. blue mint, 1899 set mint, also imperforate set, 1902 set mint, 1905 set mint, 1900 1p. mint, 2p. used, Puerto Rico 1878 10c. brown mint, 1890 set unused, 1893 Columbus 3c. mint, Spanish Guinea 1902 set mint, 1905 set mint, Spanish Morocco 1933-35 set mint, Spanish P.O's in Morocco, Spanish Sahara with Rio de Ora, La Aguera, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
74 | £300
An all World accumulation in two albums, four stockbooks, leaves and loose, incl. Cambodia, French Colonies, Germany, Hungary, Spanish Colonies, Switzerland, etc. (many 1,000s)
284 | £600
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Switzerland: 1929 to 1933, selection of covers and cards, incl. 1929 (Aug.) Round the World Flight card to Texas, 1930 (May) South America Flight card to Cape Verde Island, 1931 (Apr.) Egypt Flight card to Port Said, 1931 (Aug.) 1st South American Flight card to Switzerland, etc. (20 items)
536 | £2300
China: 1878-83 Large Dragons, Thin to pelure paper, printed 41/2 mm apart, 1c. (2), 3c. and 5c. (6), used, poor to fine. S.G. 4-6.
828 | £50
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Covers and Cancellations, a collection of cancellations on K.E.VII issues, incl. Hoima, Jinja, Kampala, Kismayu, Kyambu, Magadi Junction, Makindu, Mjmias, Nairobi and Njoro, also two covers with 1910 (Aug. 5) envelope to Germany bearing 15c. tied Kisumu type D3 c.d.s., and 1908 (May 11) postal stationery card to Belgium used with Fort Portal type D3 c.d.s., Mombasa and Entebbe transits and Brussels arrival alongside, mainly fine. (29 items)
1082 | £11200
Spanish Colonies: Philippines: A collection on leaves, incl. 1854 10c. unused, 2r. unused, 1863 2r. blue unused, 2r. used on piece, 1862 5c. in an unused block of four, 1872 (May) set mint, 1875-77 2c. blue unused, 1878-79 200m. dull claret mint, 1880-89 10c. green mint, 1890 20c. pale rosine mint, 1898 set mint, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
75 | £380
A collection of Australia, Canada and New Zealand in an album, incl. Australia 1913-14 6d. mint and used, 1931-36 10s. to £2 overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' (some toning), 1930s issues mint and used, 1937-49 5s. to £1 mint (2 of each) and used, Canada 1893 20c. and 50c. used, K.G.V sets to $1 used, Special Delivery issues mint and used, selection of covers, New Zealand from 1925 incl. 1940 Centenary mint, Health issues, etc., varied condition. (few 100s)
285 | £230
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: United States of America: 1925 to 1936, selection of covers and cards, incl. 1933 (Nov.) South American Flight cover to U.S.A., franked by 1933 Zeppelin 50c. (3), 1933 (Oct.) Centenary Flight covers (6) each franked by 1933 Zeppelin 50c., etc. (16 items)
537 | £4500
China: 1878-83 Large Dragons, Thicker, more opaque paper, printed 21/2mm apart, 1c. (11), 3c. (3) and 5c., unused, poor to fine. S.G. 7-9.
829 £80
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Covers and Cancellations, 1905, three picture postcards, each bearing K.E.VII 1a. tied Nairobi c.d.s's and sent to the same address in Lindfield, with Mombasa transit alongside, showing a view of Zanzibar, a Masai chief and view of Nairobi respectively, mainly fine. Photo.
1084 | £290
Sudan: Egypt used in Sudan 1872 to 1888, selection of values with various ''SUAKIM'' cancellations incl. 1872-75 issues (9) and 1884 1pi. block of six (30).
76 | £520
A K.G.VI mint and used British Empire collection in a stockbook with some high values, marginal blocks, etc. Mainly good to fine. (100s)
286 £260
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: United States of America: 1930 Zeppelin 65c. on flown card, $1.30 and $2.60 on separate flown covers, all with usual Zeppelin cachets, the $2.60 slightly soiled, otherwise fine. Photo.
538 | £5200
China: 1878-83 Large Dragons, Thicker, more opaque paper, printed 21/2mm apart, 1c. (9), 3c. (9) and 5c. (5), used, poor to fine. S.G. 7-9.
830 £140
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Covers and Cancellations, 1905 (May 14) 1/2a. postal stationery card written from ""Myambani"" to ""Jimba/P.O. Rabai"", cancelled by Machakos c.d.s. and showing Makindu May 22 and Voi May 23 transits, Rabai May 25 arrival datestamps, all scarce. Photo.
1086 £90
Sudan: 1927-41 10p. imperforate colour trial in pale blue and blue (the issued colours for the 20p.), and three further colour trials for the 4p. ultramarine and black, 6p. greenish blue and black and 8p. emerald and black using the 20p. duty plate, on watermarked ungummed paper, fine. Photo.
77 | £250
A Q.V. to K.G.VI mint and used British Empire accumulation in varied condition in a stookbook incl. Australia, Canada, N.Z., etc. (many 100s)
287 £110
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: United States of America: 1930 Zeppelin 65c. green block of four on 1933 (Oct.) South American Round Flight cover. Sieger 241G. Photo.
540 £750
China: 1878-83 Large Dragons, Thicker, more opaque paper, printed 21/2mm apart, 5c. a mint example, good colour. S.G. 9, cat. £3,250. Photo.
831 £85
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Covers and Cancellations, 1919 (Dec. 17) rare Chania Bridge large single circle c.d.s. with day date inverted, two very fine complete or large part strikes tying 1912-21 1c. (overlapping edge), 3c. and 6c. to commercial W.G. Percival printed envelope addressed to Hertford, England with Nairobi same day transit on reverse. Photo.
1090 £230
Sudan: 1935 Air 21/2p. on 5m. black and green, variety surcharge inverted, mint, toned gum, otherwise fine. B.P.A. certificate (1999). S.G. 70c, cat. £1,000. Photo.
78 | £250
Collections in five Ideal and three New Ideal albums with mint and used British Empire etc. (many 100s)
288 £320
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Vatican City: 1930 (July) Rhineland Flight card, registered to Karlsruhe, franked by Vatican, Italian and German stamps, has two red cachets, also 1932 (Apr. 3) South American Flight card, registered to Brazil. Sieger 72A, 150Aa. Photo. City
541 | £650
China: 1995 Peking Exhibition miniature sheet, 47 fine unmounted mint imperf. examples, fine.
832 | £350
Kuwait: A collection in seven albums, from 1923 India overprinted quantities used up to 1r., 1939 to 10r. mint, 1948 10r. (2) mint, 1955-57 Castles to 10r. on 10s. mint and used, 1958 set to 10r. mint (2) and used (3), 1961 1d. mint (2), later with definitives, commemoratives and miniature sheets to 2002, Officials, etc.
1091 £320
Sudan: 1936 10p. imperforate colour trials for the 4p. ultramarine and black, 6p. greenish blue and black and 8p. emerald and black using the 20p. duty plate, each in a lower marginal vertical pair on watermarked ungummed paper, fine. Photo.
79 | £240
An early to middle all World collection in two albums, incl. Europe, Egypt, India and States, Latin America, Malayan States, U.S.A. with locals, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
289 £80
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Yugoslavia: 1933 (Aug.) 4th South American Flight cover (a little trimmed at foot), registered to Brazil, bearing two red cachets. Sieger 223B. Photo.
542 | £3000
China: A predominantly used collection of Chinese Empire and Republic in four stockbooks or binders incl. selection of 'Small Dragons' and a few forgeries of the earlier issues, 1897 1c. on 3c., 2c. on 3c. (2), faults, treaty ports and locals incl. Hankow, Shanghai 1866 to 1893 incl. 1866-72 4c. grey-lilac, used, 1900-23 Expeditionary force, postage dues, post offices in Tibet, range of cancellations, mixed condition with usual range of forgeries. (many 100s)
834 | £260
Latvia: A mint and used collection in an album and stockbook, incl. 1921 Air set imperf. used, 1932 Maintenance Fund imperf. and perf. set mint, 1932 Air Charity imperf. set mint, 1933 Air Charity perf. set mint, etc. (100s)
1103 £210
Sudan: Covers and Cancellations: 1927 (Sept. 29) cover from London to Nairobi bearing 11/2d. and 6d., inscribed ''Per Khartoum Kisumu air mail'' with two strikes of red ''KENYA-SUDAN/OC 17/27/AIRMAIL'' skeleton datestamps, backstamped at Kisumu and Nairobi, carried on the third and final Gladstone Airways flight from Khartoum to Kisumu and Kampala, fine. 268 letters from the UK to Kisumu were carried on this final flight. Photo.
80 | £210
A collection in four sparsely filled Imperial albums, comprising Great Britain and Colonies, volumes 1 and II (2, one is empty), incl. Canada, German States, etc., very mixed condition. (100s)
290 | £140
Postcards: Advertising, A selection of approximately seventy cards incl. Motor incl. Shell, food, etc.
543 | £480
China: A mainly unmounted mint accumulation of issues from 1979-99 in a stockbook and loose, incl. 1980 Gardens set, 1985 Mei Flowers sets (4) and miniature sheet, 1998 Chou En-lai set in blocks of four, 1999 Ethnic Groups sheets of 56 (5), also presentation packs, miniature sheets for 1979 Anniversary, 1980 Lotus, 1986 Congress (4), 1987 Warring States (4), 1988 Anniversary (3), 1988 Orchids (2), 1989 Stamp Exhibition (5), 1990 Congress (9), 1991 Administration of Tibet (16), 1997 Mount Huangshan (4), 1998 U.P.U. (5), and 1999 Exhibition (5), etc. (100s)
835 £600
Leeward Islands: 1938-51 10s. green and red on green, Third printing Dec. 1943, a used block of four from the foot of the sheet, [43/56], shows FPF 44 (disturbance to the right value tablet to the central ''TEN SHILLINGS'') officially retouched by hand, fine and very rare. Photo.
1104 | £95
Swaziland: 1938-54 selection incl. perf. 131/2 x 13 1/2d. to 10s. set unmounted, perf. 131/2 x 14 set, 11/2d. perf. 14, mint, mainly fine. (23) S.G. 28-38, 28a-38a.
81 | £200
A collection in five sparsely filled Imperial albums, comprising Great Britain and Colonies, Foreign Countries, Supplement to 1893-74, eleventh edition and volume II (empty), incl. India, Thailand, etc. (100s)
292 | £230
Postcards: Birds and Animals, a stock of cards with Artist drawn, photographic with wild and zoo's, cats and dogs with comic cards, horses with some carts, etc. (approx. 740)
544 | £4200
China: A selection on leaves, incl. 1878-83 thin paper 5c. used, thick paper 5c. used, 1885-88 1c. and 3c. mint, 1897 1c. on 3c. used, etc. (few 100s)
836 | £1600
Liechtenstein: A mainly used collection in an album, incl. 1912-16 thick surfaced paper sets mint and used, 1924-27 set used, 1928 Flood Relief set used, 1928 Accession set used, 1930 perf. 101/2 to 2f., 1931 Zeppelin sets used (2, one used on flown cover), 1933-35 to 3f. and 1936 Zeppelin sets used (one used on flown cover, Vaduz 5f. dull purple used with A.P.S. certificate (2004), 1940 Centenary set used, 1949 Exhibition miniature sheet used, some dubious cancellations, etc. (100s)
1108 | £320
Sweden: 1872-91 Numeral issues, Perf. 13, a mainly used collection in an album, incl. 4ö (33, also one on card and two on covers), 24ö (30),1r. (3), 1r. 1885 reprint mint, 1886-91 3ö (12), 6ö (13, one used on cover), also 1889 10ö on 12ö private surcharge, 10ö on 24ö (3), shades.
82 | £500
An accumulation in ten old time printed albums, incl. France, German States, Labuan, Portugal, etc., very mixed condition. (100s)
294 | £110
Postcards: Germany, A quantity of cards (approx. 470) incl. ''Gruss Aus'', some photographic, transport, etc., the majority unused.
545 | £1300
China: A mint and used collection of Republic and Peoples Republic issues in nine binders or stockbooks incl. duplicated 1950 sets, 1970 to 1980s mint commemorative sets and values incl. 1974 U.P.U. Centenary, 1974 National Day 8f., 1975 Fourth National People's Congress set, 1978 Galloping Horses set, 1980 Qi Baishi, 1984 Tang Dynasty miniature sheet, regional issues, Communist Central China postage dues, some early Communist reprints as usual, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
841 | £520
Lithuania: A mint and used collection in two albums, incl. 1932 War Orphans imperf. and perf. sets mint, 1932 Independence imperf. set mint, 1938 Olympiad set used on 1938 (July 13) cover, etc. (100s)
1110 | £50
Switzerland: 1912 Pro Juventute forerunner 10cmi. carmine-red mint, 10cts. green mint (2, one without gum), 10cmi brown mint (5), unused and used (3, one damaged), varied condition.
83 | £600
An accumulation in five albums, eleven stockbooks and leaves, incl. Denmark, Norway, Portugal, Turkey, etc. (1,000s)
295 | £230
Postcards: Glamour, a selection of cards both British and Foreign with artists incl. Sager, Milliere, Vallet, a few nudes, Art Nouveau, etc. (approx. 310)
546 | £1050
China: A varied accumulation of stamps and covers in a binder and on leaves, with early Government issues, Japanese Occupation of China issues, postal history with an accumulation of sixty internal red band covers from the 1940s, etc.
843 | £110
Luxembourg: A collection in two albums, leaves and loose, incl. 1852-58 10c. (2) and 1sgr. used, range of Child Welfare sets, 1957 Europa set mint, Officials, etc. (100s)
1112 | £3500
Switzerland: A collection in three albums and stockbook, incl. 1850 5r. used (2), 10r. (26), 1851 5r. used (14), 1852 large figures 15r. used (10), 1854-62 Sitting Helvetias with 1f. used (10), 2r. unused (5), used (9), 1862-64 2c. grey unused (9), 3c. black used (6), 60c. unused, used (37), f. unused (5), 1867-78 30c. unused (4), 1882-19033 perf. 113/4 to 3f. unused, perf. 111/2 x 11 to 1f. unused (2), 1914-18 10f. mint, 1923-40 set mint, 1936 National Defence miniature sheet used, 1945 PAX set mint, 3f., 5f. and 10f. used, Postage dues, etc., very mixed condition. (many 100s)
84 | £480
An all World accumulation in eleven early printed albums, incl. France, Germany, Norway, Portugal, etc. (many 100s)
296 | £720
Postcards: Great Britain topographical cards, early to modern stock contained in two cartons incl. Yorkshire with quantity of Leeds, Humberside, Cumbria, some real photo's, etc. (many 100s)
547 | £800
China: Cancellations and Covers: A collection of Treaty Port and F.P.O. cancellations in five large format stockbooks incl. Hong Kong Q.V. to K.G.V with Amoy, Canton, Foochow, Hankow, Ningpo, Swatow, Wei Hai Wei and Port Arthur, with range of c.d.s. and a few earlier barred numerals, also steamer and ''PAQUEBOT'' cancelation, F.P.O.'s incl. French Indo-China, German, Japanese, Russian, mailboat cancellations, also Japanese occupation, Manchukuo, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
844 £4500
Malaya and States: A Q.V. to Q.E.II mainly mint collection in varied condition in two printed albums incl. Straits Settlements 1867 overprints to 4c. mint, 32c. used, 1867-72 to 96c. used, 1880 surcharges used, 1892-99 CA to $5 used, 1906-12 MCA to $5, 1912-23 to $5 (5, shades), F.M.S. 1900-01 CA to 50c. (3, shades), $1, $2, also $5 used with revenue cancellation, 1904-22 MCA to $5, 1922-34 Script to both $2 and $5 values, Johore 1884-86 2c type 6, 1891 2c. on 24c the four different surch. types, 1903-04 surcharge issues, Kedah 1912 CA 1c. to $5 set, 1921-32 Script 1c. to $5 set, 1937 Script 10c. to $5 set, 1950-66 1c. to $5 set, Kelantan 1937-40 1c. to $5 set, Negri Sembilan 1895-99 CA 1c, to 50c., Pahang 1898 to $1, 193-41, 1c. to $5, Perak 1938-41 Sript 1c. to $5 set, Selangor 1883-85 2c two copies with different overprint types, Trengganu 1910-19 MCA to $5, 1921-41 to $5, Singapore, etc. (100s)
1113 | £500
Switzerland: A mainly used collection in an album, incl. 1862-64 60c., 1919-20 Air set mint, 1934 Exhibition miniature sheet, 1940 National Fête miniature sheet, 1945 War Relief miniature sheets mint and used, 1945 PAX set, 1951 LUNABA miniature sheet, Pro Juventutes, etc. (100s)
85 | £520
A South American accumulation of much duplicated loose material in packets, incl. Argentine, Brazil, Columbia, Mexico, Venezuela, etc. (1,000s)
298 | £150
Postcards: Military, a stock of military cards (approx. 630) incl. Camps, Humour, Memorials, Photographs, Patriotic, Military Art, etc.
548 | £1350
China: Cancellations and Covers: A collection of covers and cards, from 1902 to the 1980s incl. a range of 'Junk' type frankings to England, U.S.A., Germany etc., commercial covers and later f.d.c's, also a few booklets incl. 1981 Year of the Cock, mixed condition. (150+)
845 | £150
Malaya and States: A Q.V. to K.G.VI selection on stockcards and in packets with Straits Settlements, Malayan States, mostly used, some on piece, cancellation interest, with some North Borneo, Sarawak, etc.
1114 | £380
Switzerland: An accumulation in two albums, three stockbooks, leaves and loose, incl. 1862-64 60c. used (2), 1882-99 plain paper 15c. used, 1919-20 Air set mint, 50c. used, 1924 Shield set mint, 1945 PAX 5f. used, 1955 Exhibition miniature sheet mint, Pro-Juventute virtually complete mint to 1980, many used sets, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
86 | £170
A Scandinavian mainly used collection of early issues on leaves, incl. Denmark 1870-74 48sk., Norway 1855 4sk., 1863-64 3sk., 24sk., Sweden 1855-58 8sk., 1862-72 17ö purple, etc., mixed condition. (176)
299 | £110
Postcards: Railways, a selection of Railway Official cards (approx. 280) with Rolling stock, Steamers, Poster Adverts, range of different Companies, etc.
549 £320
China: Cancellations and Covers: 1947 (Nov.) registered envelope from Shanghai to London franked $1,064,500 by 109 stamps, faults, unusual. Photo.
846 £290
Malaysia: Straits Settlements: 1902-03 Watermark Crown CA $100 purple and green on yellow overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', fine with gum. S.G. 122s, cat. £750. Photo.
1116 | £190
Switzerland: An accumulation in album, seven stockbooks and loose, incl. mint issues from early 1900s, duplicated used issues from 2005 to 2010, Postage dues with frame varieties, 1878-80 500c. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' with c.d.s., first day covers, etc. (many 100s)
87 | £420
An accumulation in five albums, two small stockbooks and a large quantity of packets and envelopes, mostly K.G.VI and early Q.E.II period incl. new issues in packets, some 1935 Jubilee sets, strength in British West Indies incl. Jamaica postmarks, Hong, Kong, Malayan States, Rhodesia, interesting covers incl. W.W.II, Vietnam, etc.
302 | £170
Post Cards: Sports, A selection of one hundred and ninety cards covering various sports with football, cricket, tennis, golf, etc
550 | £380
China: Cancellations and Covers: An accumulation of covers to Luxembourg, from the 1980s to 2000s, mostly multiple frankings with full sets, all to Poste Restante address, some with Luxembourg stamps paying the resultant fee, most unusual. (1,300+)
847 £230
Malaysia: Federated Malay States: 1912 De La Rue 2c. die proof of the complete design in black on glazed card, fine. Photo.
1117 | £40
Switzerland: A mainly used accumulation from 1920 to 1991 in a stockbook and on stock pages, incl. Pro Juventute, Pro Patria, etc., mainly fine. (100s)
88 | £420
An old time collection in four albums incl. G.B. 1918 Seahorse 2s.6d. and 5s. mint (5s. unmounted), 1877 Telegraph 10s. grey-green fine used, British Commonwealth, China 1878 3ca. used, 5ca. used (damaged), France, Norway 1909 Posthorns mint, U.S.A. 1907 Jamestown set mint, a few covers, etc.
304 | £85
Postcards: Transport: A selection of approximately 170 cards incl. Railway Engines, Motor Cars, Aircraft and Shipping.
553 | £230
China: Taiwan: Japanese Post Offices, a collection of New Year cards written up on leaves with 1907 red Kagi cancellation, 1908 red Taipei cancellation, the others between 1909 and 1937. (30)
848 | £80
Malaya: British Military Administration: 1945-48 B.M.A. overprints to $5 (both) sets mint and used incl. both ordinary and chalky papers, with some minor varieties, shades, etc., mainly fine. (52)
1118 £780
Tahiti: Whaling Mail, 1836 rare early entire letter addressed to Messrs. N. & W.W. Billings at New London, Connecticut, headed ''Tahita April 17th 1836'', rated ''12'' with rectangular framed ''WARREN/R. I. SHIP./SEPT 20'' receiving datestamp in red, a two page letter to his employers written and signed by whaling captain Christopher Allyn of the ship ''Phoenix'', with receiver's filing notation, seal removed, a little light soiling and refolded through address. A most interesting letter reporting on the voyage from ''Savage Island'' (Niue), the 22 days already spent in Tahiti, the upkeep of his ship and crew (including one desertion) and future intentions for the voyage. Captain Allyn made five trips between 1831 and 1843, leaving New London, Connecticut, on the ''Phoenix'' in March 1834 and returning in May 1837 having acquired 2,900 barrels of sperm oil. Photo.
89 | £350
A collection in seven albums and a stockbook, mostly modern Q.E.II Commonwealth unmounted mint to 2011, new issues incl. Bermuda 2003 Express $25, Brunei, Fiji, Gambia, Gibraltar set to £5, Hong Kong China, Tristan da Cunha, definitives, commemoratives and miniature sheets, also Libya, U.N., etc.
305 | £300
Postcards: A large stock of Foreign cards sorted by Country, mostly topographical interest incl. Australia, Canada, Ceylon, France and Colonies, India, Italy, Japan, Malta, Middle East with Aden, a few stationery items, etc. (many 100s)
554 £90
Cook Islands: 1971 Frangipani 10c. on 15c. lower right corner block of four variety surcharge double, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 364a, cat. £440+. Photo.
849 | £110
Malaya: British Military Administration: 1945-48 B.M.A. overprints, a selection of mint multiples, comprising 1c., 3c., 6c., 8c. and 10c. lower marginal plate blocks of four, 2c. corner blocks of ten (with plate number) and twelve, 5c. marginal block of 20, 10c. marginal block of twelve, 12c. block of nine, 15c. black overprint block of six and marginal block of four, red overprint block of four, and 25c., 50c., $1 and $2 blocks of four, also 2c. block of four and 25c. strip of four used, incl. range of shades and papers, slightly mixed condition. (121)
1119 £820
Tanganyika: Mafia Island: 1915 (Sept.) Type 4 ''G. R/POST/MAFIA'' handstamp in bluish green on 3p. to 1r. set of ten, mint, mainly fine. S.G. M33-42, cat. £2,082. B.P.A. certificate for 1r. (2003). Photo.
90 | £150
Various in stockbooks, on leaves and loose incl. a collection of Bangladesh overprints, duplicated Romania miniature sheets, mainly German advertising meter mail 1920 to 1950s, various chicken/cock thematics incl. old documents, other thematics with covers, etc. (1,000s)
306 | £900
Postcards: The balance of a large stock of postcards, sorted by subject in three cartons incl. Windmills, Literature and Music, Lighthouses, Mountains and Caves, Exhibitions, Flora, Silks, Ethnic, Humour, Greetings, Christmas, etc. (1,000s)
555 £210
Cyprus: 1938-51 90pi. and £1 upper right corner blocks of four with sheet numbers, unmounted mint, lightly toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 162, 163, cat. £412+.
850 £300
Malayan States: Kedah: 1959-62 5c. lower left corner block of four showing major perforation shift, unmounted mint, a couple of light gum creases, otherwise fine. S.G. 107 var. Photo.
1120 | £60
Tanganyika: Mafia Island: 1915 (Sept.) Type 4 ''G. R/POST/MAFIA'' handstamp in greenish black on 3a. orange, fine used. S.G. M38.
91 | £700
A mainly Scandinavia accumulation, incl. Denmark, Greenland, Norway, Sweden, many locals, Railway stamps, revenues, postal stationery, etc. (1,000s)
308 | £130
Telegraph Stamps: Ceylon: A selection on leaves, incl. India used in Ceylon, 1880 to 25r. used, also two part telegram forms, etc. (46)
556 | £1200
Cyprus: A Q.V. to K.G.V selection, mainly unmounted, incl. 1894-96 6pi., 12pi., 18pi. (2 of each), 1904-10 6pi. strip of three, 9pi. strip of three, 12pi. blocks of 16 and 8, 1912-15 18pi. pair, 45pi., 1928 Anniversary set, etc., varied condition. (few 100s)
851 £180
Malayan States: Negri Sembilan: Negri Sembilan: 1935 Arms 1c. to $5 set perforated ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel types D19, D20 and D21), some with lightly toned gum, otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 21s-39s, cat. £475. (19) Photo.
1121 £140
Tanganyika: Nyasaland-Rhodesian Force: 1916 ''N.F.'' set overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', fine with gum. S.G. N1s-N5s. Photo.
92 | £500
A selection in two albums and stockbook, incl. Hong Kong 1890 cover to England, franked by 1882-96 30c., readdressed upon arrival with Great Britain 1d. lilac added for inland postage, Netherlands, Sweden, U.S.A., etc. (many 100s)
309 £260
Telegraph Stamps: Ceylon: 1880 (July) 50r. rose-carmine, used upper half, fine and scarce. Behr certificate (2014). S.G. T9. Photo.
561 | £700
Denmark: A collection in two Lighthouse albums, incl. 1851-54 Thiele 2 R.B.S. used, 1863 16sk. used, 1864-70 perf. 13 x 121/2 to 16sk. used, 1870-74 to 48sk. used, 1904-05 set used, 1912 5k. used, 1915 5k. used, 1925-29 Air set mint, 1930 Birthday set mint, virtually complete range of issues to 2005, Officials, Postage dues with 1921-30 set mint, Parcel Post 1919-41 set mint, etc. (100s)
853 £180
Malayan States: Perak: 1935-37 1c. to $5 set perforated ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel Type D19), mainly fine with gum. S.G. 88-102s, cat. £475. Photo.
1122 | £110
Tanganyika: Nyasaland-Rhodesian Force: 1916 ''N.F.'' set unmounted mint, 1/2d. mint pair and 1d. (one of each showing very small stop after ''F''), 1d. mint (2, one with broken ''F'', other with damaged overprint), 1d., 3d. and 4d. (2, one with very small stop after ''F''), used, mainly fine.
93 | £260
A large all World mint and used accumulation on albums, stockbooks, on leaves and loose contained in five cartons (many 1,000s)
310 | £420
Telegraph Stamps: Ceylon: 1882-94 a selection of surcharged issues on leaves, incl. 40c. on 2r.50 used, 80c. on 5r. and 80c. on 10r. both variety ''OO'' used, 5r. on 50r. used range of types, etc. (114)
562 | £550
Denmark: A mainly used collection in an album, incl. 1854-59 8sk. (12), 16sk. (7), 1858 8sk. (6), 1864-70 to 16sk. (6), 1870-74 to 16sk. (4), 1871-73 Official perf. 14 x 131/2 2sk. (6), 16sk. (3), 1875-1903 to 100ö (6), 1882-1902 small figures 5ö (4), 20ö (3), Danish West Indies, etc., very mixed condition. (100s)
854 | £140
Malaysia: Trengganu: 1938-49 $5 mint (S.G. 47, lightly mounted) and various 1949 issues to $1, mainly fine. Stated to cat. £500+.
1123 £280
Tanganyika: 1917-21 ''G.E.A.'' Overprint, Watermark Mult. Crown CA 1c. to 20r. set with extra 75c. and 10r., mint, mainly fine. S.G. 45-61. Photo.
94 | £320
A collection in two Lincoln albums, incl. German States, Hungary, Portuguese Colonies, U.S.A., etc., mixed condition. (100s)
311 £140
Telegraph Stamps: Ceylon: 1892-1903 with oblique lines in dates, 40c. and 80c. variety imperforate.
563 £90
Dominica: 1907-08 1/2d. variety watermark sideways reversed, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 37x, cat. £200. Photo.
857 | £260
Malta: 1860 to 1884 1/2d, unused or mint selection, comprising 1860-63 no watermark blued paper 1/2d. and white paper 1/2d. (3), 1863-81 watermark Crown CC perf. 14 1/2d. shades (10), 1/2d. pale-buff (eighteenth printing) showing variety watermark inverted unused (regummed), perf. 121/2 1/2d. (2), perf. 14 x 121/2 1/2d., and 1882-84 watermark Crown CA 1/2d. (2), also 1899-1901 2s.6d. imperforate colour trial printed in brown on unwatermarked paper, overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' (Type DS1), slightly mixed.
1124 £210
Tanganyika: 1917-21 ''G.E.A.'' Overprint, Watermark Mult. Crown CA 12c. slate-grey with variety watermark inverted and reversed, fine mint. S.G. 50y, cat. £275. Photo.
95 | £270
A British Commonwealth and Foreign collection in five sparsely filled Ideal albums, incl. France, Germany, Portugal, Romania, etc. (100s)
312 £160
Telegraph Stamps: Ceylon: 1892-1903 Imperforate proof ''1/2'' on 60c. without date and serial numbers, two small stains otherwise fine and scarce. Photo.
566 £200
Egypt: French Post Offices: 1861 (Aug.) cover from Alexandria to Italy, franked by 1853-61 80c. (3) cancelled by ''3704'' petits chiffres, boxed ''PD'', Marseilles transit mark in red. Photo.
859A | £400
Mauritius: A Q.V. selection of cancellations, incl. range of numerals, village cancellations, ''B 65'' (2), etc. (166)
1125 £240
Tanganyika: 1917-21 ''G.E.A.'' Overprint, Watermark Mult. Crown CA 15c. bright blue with variety watermark inverted and reversed, fine mint. S.G. 51y, cat. £350. Photo.
96 | £400
A Scandinavia accumulation with much duplicated loose in packets, incl. Denmark, Finland, Sweden, etc. (many 100s)
313 £160
Telegraph Stamps: Ceylon: 1892-1903 40c. pair (crease), 60c. and 80c. imperforate proofs, without date and serial numbers, scarce. Photo.
567 £200
Egypt: French Post Offices: 1871 (May) cover from Alexandria to Marseilles, franked by 1870 40c. (2), tied by ''5080'' grands chiffres, Alexandria c.d.s., red ''PAQ.ANG/MARSEILLES'' datestamp. Photo.
860 £150
Mauritius: 1935 Silver Jubilee 1r. showing 'dot by flagstaff' [Pl. 4, R. 8/4], used, mild ink suffusion, otherwise fine. S.G. 248h, cat. £550. Photo.
1126 £110
Tanganyika: 1917-21 ''G.E.A.'' Overprint, Watermark Mult. Crown CA 25c., 75c. and 50r. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', fine with gum. S.G. 52as, 54as, 62s, cat. £365. Photo.
97 | £100
A Foreign countries group comprising France 1849-52 20c. used on piece with ''CARENTAN/(48)/30/AVRIL/1850'' c.d.s. alongside, Japanese Occupation of China cover from Shanghai to Switzerland bearing 1943-45 $1 on 8c (3) and $3 on 15c. with British censorship label, Nigeria 1971 Space unissued 1s. upper marginal imperf. blocks of four (2), Russia 1912 4k. reply card card uprated 1k. to Germany (both halves used), and Switzerland 1851 5r. used with three margins. (6)
314 £240
Telegraph Stamps: Ceylon: 1910 (May-July) 20c. on 12c., 20c. on 25c., 40c. on 12c., 40c. on 1r. and 60c. on 12c., fine mint. S.G. T180-T184. Photo.
568 £160
Egypt: Great Britain used in Egypt: 1861 (May 27) cover to London, bearing 1858-69 2d. plate 8 QG-QI strip and 1856 6d. cancelled by ''B 01'' barred ovals of Alexandria with London Paid in red, and 1871 cover to Liverpool, franked by 1864-79 1d. plate 119 DB, GD and 1867-70 6d. plate 9 MI (just affected by filing crease), tied by ''B 01'' barred ovals of Alexandria, the first with traces of staining, otherwise fine. Photo.
861 | £2600
Mauritius: A Q.V. to Q.E.II duplicated accumulation in varied condition in twenty one albums and stockbooks and loose contained in three cartons with mint and used issues to 2012 incl. 1858 surch. 4d. used, 1858-62 no values set of three with extra (9d.) used, 1859-61 to 1s. (both) used, 1878 surch. Set used, 1891 surcharge issues with varieties, 1900-05 CC 2r.50 in a mint block, 1910 MCA to 10r. used, 1913-22 MCA to 10r. (2, shades) used, 1921-34 Script to 10r. used, 1938-49 K.G.VI issue with varieties incl. 3c. sliced ''S'' sixteen different mint copies and variety split frame twelve mint copies all with rather toned gum, 4c. used with variety open ''C'', 10c. with five copies of variety sliced ''S'' with shades, 1965 Birds to 10r in used blocks also 1r. two copies on philatelic cover one with pale orange omitted, cancellation interest, range of covers with some early f.d.c's, revenues, also some literature and some other Countries, etc. (1,000s)
1127 £240
Tanganyika: 1917-21 2r., 4r., 5r., 10r. on green, 10r. on emerald back and 50r., mint, the top value with imperfections, otherwise mainly fine, also 20r. and 50r. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', fine with gum. S.G. 56, 58-60, a, 61s, 62, s. Photo.
98 | £110
A mint and used collection/accumulation in a carton incl. Great Britain with some mint decimal commemoratives and f.d.c's from 1965 to 1986, range of G.B. and World perfins incl. Machin frankings on cover and unused regional cylinder blocks, also a carton of literature incl. ''Specimen Stamps of the Crown Colonies'' by Samuel and publications relating to Jamaican philately, mixed condition.
315 | £820
Telegraph Stamps: Ceylon: A collection on leaves, incl. 1892-1903 dates with dashes 20c. (2), 40c., 60c. and 80c. unused, 1903-04 to 50r. used, some used on part telegraph forms, etc. (279)
569 £80
Egypt: Essays: 1866 Riester essays depicting two Sphinx eagle and star in brown, green, and red with ornamentation at top, all on thin wove paper, fine. Photo.
862 | £950
Mauritius: A Q.V. to K.G.V collection on leaves, incl. 1848-59 worn impression 1d. used with Holcombe opinion (1995), 1859 Lapirot 2d. worn impression used, 1859 Dardenne 2d. used, 1858 4d. on 4d. used with B.P.A. certificate (1967), 1858-62 (4d.) green used with B.P.A. certificate (1983), 1902 surcharged set mint, 1900-05 to 5r. mint, etc., varied condition. (192)
1128 £65
Tanganyika: 1921 12c. to 5r. set overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' mainly fine with lightly toned gum. S.G. 63s-8s cat. £250. Ex Straus.
99 | £160
A collection of early issues in mixed condition in a leather bound Century album incl. G.B. with Q.V. to 10s. used, Germany and States, Canada, N.Z., etc. (100s)
317 £680
Telegraph Stamps: Hong Kong: 1874(?) Great Northern Telegraph Company 25c. grey, $1 orange-yellow, $3 green, $10 rose-lilac and $10 brown-lilac, imperforate proofs without control numbers, a rare and important set with two distinct $10 shades. Hiscocks 1a-4a. Photo.
574 £550
Egypt: 1926 Port Fuad 5m. to 50p. set, c.t.o. with first day cancellations, fine, the 50p. with B.P.A. certificate (1999). S.G. 141-44, cat. £1,700. Photo.
863 | £1500
Monaco: A mainly mint comprehensive collection in three Lighthouse albums, 1885 to 1f., 1891-94 to 5f., 1901-21 set, 1919 War Orphans set, 1920 Marriage to 1f. +1f., 1922 set, 1924-33 set, 1933-39 to 20f., 1937 set, 1939 National Relief set, 1940 Red Cross set, 1946-49 Air set, 1949 Red Cross imperforate and perforated miniature sheets, 1951 surcharged Red Cross imperforate and perforated miniature sheets, 1955-58 Air set with both perfs. unmounted mint, 1956 Royal Wedding set in two miniature sheets, virtually complete unmounted mint to 2001, Postage Dues with 1905-09 set, 1910 set, 1924-32 set, etc. (many 100s)
1129 £300
Tanganyika: 1922-24 1c. photographic essays for an unissued 1c. design similar to issued, comprising two affixed to piece (72 x 32mm one reversed image) dated ''22-10-20'' and 16/11/20'', another with reversed imaged on card (33 x 43mm) dated ''22/10/20''. Photo.
100 | £260
An all World collection in a damaged Ideal album (fourth edition), incl. Denmark, France, German States, Portugal and Colonies, etc. (100s)
319 £350
Telegraph Stamps: India: 1869 imperforate cut down die proofs of the 4a., 8a., 2r.8a. and 10r., printed in black on glazed card. S.G. T6, T7, T10, T13. Photo.
576 £180
Egypt: 1936-37 5m. deep brown in a mint block of eight with two tête-bêche pairs (both unmounted), fine, from the left of the sheet. Ex Antonigoni. Photo.
864 | £180
Monaco: A mainly used collection in an album, incl. 1885 5c., 40c., 1891-94 5f., 1919 War Orphans to 50c.+50c., 1924-32 Postage Due set, mint, 1933-39 to 20f. used, 1939 Stadium 10f. used, 1940 Red Cross set mint, 1938 National Fête and 1949 Red Cross imperf. and perf. miniature sheets used, etc., varied condition. (100s)
1130 £140
Tanganyika: 1927-31 5c. to £1 set, mainly fine mint. S.G. 93-107, cat. £500. Photo.
101 | £250
A collection of Eastern Europe in eleven albums, incl. Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, etc. (many 100s)
320 £400
Telegraph Stamps: India: 1881-82 overprinted at Calcutta 1a. (2) mint, overprinted with stop at Bombay 2a. mint, a few imperfections, otherwise fine. S.G. T25. Photo.
579 | £60
Egypt: Suez Canal Company: 1868 1c. black mint (small thin) and 20c. blue in a mint block of four, fine.
865 £700
Montserrat: 1876-83 Watermark Crown CC 1d. red, fine mint block of 42 (6 x 7), S.G. 1, cat. £1,218+. Photo.
1131 £110
Tanganyika: 1927-31 3s. imperforate proof in grey-brown and black on highly surfaced paper gummed paper, minor crease, otherwise fine. S.G. 104P. Photo.
102 | £110
An accumulation in varied condition in three albums, a notebook and loose with British Empire mint, quantity of 1940s commercial mail, etc. (many 100s)
321 £270
Telegraph Stamps: India: 1882 10r. and 25r., 50r. (2) used on Telegraph Office documents (stained), rare. Photo.
582 | £180
Egypt: British Forces in Egypt: A selection on leaves, incl. 1932 ''POSTAL SEAL'' 1p. deep blue and red right marginal block of four imperf. plate proofs in issued colours on wove paper (gum toning), 1934-35 perf. 141/2 x 14 1p. carmine mint, 1935 Christmas 1p. in a mint block of six, 1936 3m. green fine used on 1936 (Dec. 1) envelope to England tied by ''M.P.O./CAIRO'' c.d.s., etc. (18)
866 £500
Montserrat: 1876-83 Watermark Crown CC 6d. green, a very fine mint marginal block of four, with large part original gum, an attractive and uncommon multiple. S.G. 2. Photo.
1132 | £230
Tanganyika: A selection on leaves, incl. 1916 N.F. set mint, 1917-21 1r. to 10r. mint, 1921 to 5r. mint, 1922-24 to £1 mint, 1927-31 3s. to £1 mint, etc., varied condition. (65)
103 | £80
A K.G.V to early Q.E.II unmounted mint Commonwealth selection on leaves, comprising British Solomon Islands (also with 1939-51 set used), Dominica with 1954-62 to $2.40, Sarawak and Swaziland, mostly fine. (approx. 200)
322 £290
Telegraph Stamps: India: 1882 1a. to 50r. set mint, toned gum, otherwise mainly fine. S.G. T32-T41, cat. £1013. Photo.
584 £600
Ethiopia: 1911 (Oct. 1) Provisional issue for Diredawa, in unmounted mint blocks of four from the left of the pane with plate number ''4'', all signed in pencil on gum by Guillet (Postmaster at the time), extremely rare. Believed to be the only surviving blocks of four. (28) Ex Sundberg. Photo.
868 £600
Montserrat: 1904-08 King Edward VII 5s. imperf. colour trial in purple and blue on Watermark Crown CA paper, part gum, slight corner crease does not detract from fine appearance. Photo.
1133 | £80
Tanganyika: A selection on leaves, incl. 1922-24 watermark sideways 10s. mint, 1925 set overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', two real photo cards depicting Post Offices at Dar es Salaam and Tanga, etc. (42)
104 | £150
A Q.E.II mainly unmounted mint British Empire selection in a stockbook with some complete definitive sets, etc. (100s)
323 £260
Telegraph Stamps: India: 1890 1r. imperforate die proof, printed in black on glazed card (50 x 82mm.) marked ''AFTER/HARDENING''. Photo.
590 | £50
Ethiopia: Airmails, 1951 to 1978, a collection of first flight covers written up on exhibition pages with a range of destinations, cancellations and cachets, also incoming covers, mainly fine. (36)
869 | £70
Montserrat: 1904-08 5s. used, 1908-14 2s.6d., 5s. mint (2), and 1914 5s. mint (gum toning), mainly fine. (5)
1134 £150
Tanganyika: Postal Stationery: 1927 30c. registered envelope size H overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' (type PSD1) by De La Rue and with head additionally handstamped ''SPECIMEN'' (type BEC2a) by Bechuanaland receiving authority. Unique. Ex Belfield. Photo.
105 | £160
A Q.V. to K.G.VI mint and used British Empire in five albums incl. a New Imperial. (100s)
324 £220
Telegraph Stamps: India: 1900 (Feb. 24) Foreign Bill 2r. purple, a mint example from the left of the sheet, very slightly soiled, otherwise fine. S.G. T53, cat. £500. Photo.
592 £200
Falkland Islands: 1904-12 3s. and 5s., 1921-28 to 3s. mint and 1929-37 Whale and Penguin values to 5s. and 10s. mint, some with toned gum, otherwise mainly fine, also 1938-50 1/2d. to £1 'set' of twelve photographic reproductions of Roberts' essays with K.G.VI or K.E.VIII heads. (28) Photo.
870 £1800
Morocco Agencies: A selection of issues mainly in strips of three affixed to 24 pieces, overstruck by large ''POSTES ET TELEGRAPHES *MADAGASCAR* COLLECTION DE BERNE'' handstamps in red, comprising 1914-31 1/2d., 1d., with additional 1s., 2s.6d. (3) overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', French Currency 1917-24 50c., 75c., 3f. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1925-34 3c., 5c., 10c., 15c., 25c., 40c., 50c., 75c., 1f., Spanish currency 5c., 10c., 1912-24 Royal Cypher 10c., 15c., 20c., 25c., 1p., 1925-31 15c., 20c., Tangier 1927 1/2d., 1d., 11/2d., 2d., released from the archives of the Madagascar Post Office. (102 stamps)
1135 | £720
Thailand: A mainly used duplicated accumulation in packets, incl. 1887-91 to 64a. mint, 1908 Jubilee to 18a., 1918 Victory to 2b. used, etc., very mixed condition. (100s)
106 | £120
An accumulation in varied condition in nine binders and loose contained in two cartons with commemorative covers incl. Railways, picture postcards, Omnibus issues, etc. (100s)
325 | £1650
Telegraph Stamps: India: A collection on leaves, incl. 1869-78 to 2r.8a. mint, 1r., 2r.8a., 5r.(2), 14r.4a, 25r. and 50r. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1882 50r. (2) used on Telegraph Office documents (stained), 1904 5r., 10r.(2) and 25r. mint, some used on part Telegraph forms, used in Burma, diamond cancellations, etc. mixed condition. (272)
593 £260
Falkland Islands: 1912-20 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 1/2d. to £1 set with extra 5s. maroon, mainly fine mint, the 5s. red slightly oxidised. S.G. 60-69, cat. £1,130. Photo.
871 £80
Nauru: 1916-23 Overprint at foot, 1d. bright scarlet horizontal pair from the foot of the sheet with N19, control showing variety double overprint, one albino, light horizontal bend otherwise fine mint. S.G. 2, b, cat. £650+. Photo.
1136 £210
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Sept.) Wide Setting, lines 3mm apart, 3pf., 5pf., 10pf., 20pf., 25pf., 30pf., 40pf. and 80pf., fine mint. S.G. H1-H7, H9, cat. £1,020. Photo.
107 | £90
A K.G.V to K.G.VI selection of unused British Empire stamps stuck to sheets or small piece incl. Aden, British Guiana 1934 to $1, Cyprus 1934 set to 18pi., Fiji, Grenada, Pitcairn, etc., stated to emanate from an archival source associated with J.A.C. Harrison.
326 £270
Telegraph Stamps: India: Officials: 1908 10r. bluish green, 25r. bright lilac and 50r. carmine, slightly toned, otherwise fine mint. S.G. OT3-OT5, cat. £730. Photo.
594 £190
Falkland Islands: 1912-20 3s., 5s. deep rose red, 5s. maroon (unmounted) and 10s. mint, toned gum, otherwise mainly fine, also 10s. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' fine with gum. S.G. 66, 67, 67b, 68, 68s, cat. £535. Photo.
872 £480
Nauru: 1916-23 Overprint at foot, 2d. orange, die I, watermark inverted and reversed, an unmounted mint block of sixteen from the upper left of the lower pane, some split perfs. and a small piece of margin missing, otherwise fine and scarce. S.G. 4y, cat. £1,920+. Ex John Darnell. Photo.
1137 £240
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Sept.) Wide Setting, lines 3mm apart, 3pf., 20pf., 25pf., 30pf., 40pf. and 80pf., fine used. S.G. H1-H7, H9, cat. £983. Photo.
108 | £170
Accessories: A boxed Philatelic album with 51 leaves, fine.
328 £100
Telegraph Stamps: Jamaica: 1879 3d. cut-down die proof mounted on card, printed in black on glazed card, fine. Photo.
595 £150
Falkland Islands: 1912-20 £1 black on red, mint, some gum wrinkles, otherwise fine. S.G. 69, cat. £550. Photo.
873 £95
Nauru: 1916-23 Overprint at foot, 2d. orange, die I, watermark inverted and reversed, an unmounted mint marginal block of four from the foot of the sheet, vertical fold between and some light gum creasing, otherwise fine. S.G. 4y, cat. £480+. Photo.
1138 £55
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Sept.) Wide Setting, lines 3mm apart, 3pf. showing notch in right side of ''T'' (Pos. 48), fine mint. S.G. H1 var. Photo.
109 | £1050
Cancellations: A Q.V. to Q.E.II collection of postmarks in two albums incl. Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, British Guiana, British Honduras, Cayman Islands, Cyprus, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Gold Coast, Grenada, Leeward Islands, Malta, Mauritius, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Sudan, Trinidad, mainly good to fine with a few covers. (many 100s)
329 £350
Telegraph Stamps: Jamaica: 1879 3d. and 1s. cut-down die proofs, both affixed to De La Rue striking book pieces, both endorsed ''May 30th/60 Leads'' and dated ''July 23.79'', some small faults, otherwise fine. Photo.
596 £550
Falkland Islands: 1928 (Feb.) South Georgia Provisional 21/2d. on 2d. purple-brown, fine and fresh mint. Brandon certificate (1980). S.G. 115, cat. £1,300. Photo.
877 £680
Nauru: 1916-23 Waterlow 10s. indigo-blue variety double overprint, one albino, additionally overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', fine with gum, three examples recorded. Brandon (1984) and R.P.S. (2006) certificates. S.G. 18sa, cat. £2,500. Ex John Darnell. Photo.
1139 £60
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Sept.) Wide Setting, lines 3mm apart, 3pf. showing notch in right side of ''T'' (pos. 48), fine used on piece with Assahun c.d.s in blue. S.G. H1 var. Photo.
111 | £80
Cinderellas: A selection in a album, incl. Austria, France, Germany, Hungary, exhibition labels, etc. (500)
330 £2600
Telegraph Stamps: Jamaica: 1879 (Mar. 3) page from official archive (Crown Agents or De La Rue), headed ''Adhesive Stamps/Required for the use of the Telegraph Branch of/the Jamaica Post Office'', signed by Fred Sullivan, Postmaster for the Jamaica Post Office, bearing hand-drawn designs for the 1s. and 3s. with cut out Queen's head added, below designs are notes on colours, values, design. With an interesting letter from the Crown Agents to De La Rue requesting various Ceylon postage stamps without delay for the 7th April 1879. Heavy folds at base, but a marvellous and important piece. Photo.
597 £1450
Falkland Islands: 1933 Centenary 1/2d. to £1 set , mint, mainly fine. (12) S.G. 127-38, cat. £4,250. Photo.
880 £110
Nauru: 1916-23 De La Rue 10s. deep bright blue, mint, toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 23d, cat. £500. Photo.
1140 £80
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Sept.) Wide Setting, lines 3mm apart, 5pf., three examples, one fine used with Assahun c.d.s in blue (signed Richter), another showing defective ''t'' in ''Occupation'', fine used on piece with Lome c.d.s., and the third showing notch in right side of ''T'', fine used on piece. S.G. H2. Photo.
112 | £100
Cinderellas: A selection in a stockbook, incl. Denmark, poster stamps, advertising, etc. (360)
331 | £130
Telegraph Stamps: Jamaica: A selection, comprising 1879 3d. used, 1s. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', mint (3), used (32), 1889 3d. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', mint (3), used (13), varied condition.
598 £920
Falkland Islands: 1933 Centenary 5s. black and yellow-orange, mint and fine. S.G. 136a, cat. £3,250. Photo.
881 £80
Nauru: 1916-23 De La Rue 10s. dull blue, mint, toned gum, otherwise fine, shade unlisted by Gibbons. Buckingham suggests that only one sheet of 40 may have been issued. S.G. 23d var. Photo.
1141 £60
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Sept.) Wide Setting, lines 3mm apart, 10pf. used with part scarce ''ANECHO'' c.d.s. S.G. H3. Photo.
113 | £40
Cinderellas: An accumulation in two folders and stockbook, incl. France, Germany, Poster stamps, labels, etc. (100s)
332 £300
Telegraph Stamps: Natal: 1881 1d. to £1 set (less 10s.), fine mint, except 3d. which has small thin, also 1s. green imperforate plate proof, marginal with full gum. Hiscocks 1-6, 8, 4a. Photo.
599 £250
Falkland Islands: 1938-50 5s. indigo and pale yellow-brown mint, fine, lightly mounted. S.G. 161b. Photo.
883 £120
Netherlands: 1852-63 15c. deep orange yellow fine used marginal strip of three. SG 3a. Photo.
1142 £120
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Oct.) Wide Setting, lines 3mm apart, 1/2d. on 3pf., and 1d. on 5pf., fine mint. S.G. H12, H13, cat. £320. Photo.
116 | £350
Cinderellas: Poster Stamps: An accumulation in three stockbooks, incl. advertising, exhibitions, France, Germany, Italy (approx. 3,700), also duplicated issues in envelopes (100s), etc.
333 £160
Telegraph Stamps: Natal: 1881 £1 chocolate, very fine used with neat ''LADYSMITH/JU 2/1902'' datestamp. S.G. T8. Photo.
600 £1500
Falkland Islands: 1964 Battle 1s. black and carmine-red, variety watermark inverted, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 217w, cat. £4,000. Photo.
886 | £1200
Netherlands: A comprehensive collection in two Lighthouse albums and stockbook, incl. 1852-63 15c. used, 1867-69 to 50c. used, 1872-91 to 2g.50 used, 1893-98 5g. used, 1899-1910 10g. used, 1913 Centenary set used, 1919 2g.50 on 10g. orange-red used pair, 2g.50 on 10c. orange-vermilion used, 1923 Accession set used, 1924 Exhibition set used, 1931-38 set mint, 1940 surcharged set mint, 1946 1g. to 10g. mint, 1942 Legion miniature sheets mint, issues from 1944 to 2005 are mainly unmounted and virtually complete, with 1951 Air set, etc. (100s)
1143 £130
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Oct.) Wide Setting, lines 3mm apart, 1/2d. on 3pf., and 1d. on 5pf., fine used. S.G. H12, H13, cat. £280. Photo.
118 | £200
Cinderellas: Poster Stamps: An all World selection in five stockbooks, early to modern, incl. advertising, exhibitions, with Denmark, Germany, etc. (100s)
334 | £350
Telegraph Stamps: Natal: 1902 provisional issue, a mint or unused selection, comprising 3d. on 4d. (Hiscocks 11, 11a, 12, 12 and 13 mint pair and 13 used single), 6d. on 9d. (Hiscocks 14, 14a), 1s. on 9s. (Hiscocks 15a, 15b,), 1s. on £1 (Hiscocks 17a, 17b), 1s. on £1 10s. (Hiscocks 19a, 19b) fair to fine. (15)
601 £110
Falkland Islands: 1968 Flowers 1s., variety watermark inverted, unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 240w, cat. £325. Photo.
887 | £1800
Netherlands: A collection in an album and folder, incl. 1852-63 5c. (49 with two pairs used on covers), 10c. (52) and 15c. (33, with one used on cover) used, 1864 15c. (27), 1867-69 to 50c. die I (9), die II to 50c. (5) used, 1872-91 to 2g.50 used (4), 1893-98 perf. 111/2 mint 2g.50 used, perf. 111/2 x 11 50c., 1g. and 2g.50 mint, perf. 11 2g.50 mint, used, 5g. mint, 1898 1g. mint, 1899-1910 10g. mint, etc., very mixed condition. (100s)
1144 £150
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Oct.) Wide Setting, lines 3mm apart, 1/2d. on 3pf., showing thin ''y'' in ''Penny'', fine used. S.G. 12a, cat. £350. Photo.
119 | £95
Cinderellas: Poster Stamps: An all World selection in three stockbooks and an album, incl. Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Scandinavia, charity issues, exhibitions, etc. (100s)
335 £1700
Telegraph Stamps: New South Wales: 1871 Electric Telegraphs 1d. to 8s. set, mint or part original gum, a few imperfections, otherwise fine and rare. It is believed that fewer than ten sets exist. Hiscocks 1-8. Photo.
602 £780
Falkland Islands: 1970 S.S. ''Great Britain'' 1s. marginal from the left of the sheet and showing variety watermark Crown to the right of CA, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 261w, cat. £1,800. Photo.
888 | £190
Netherlands: A mainly used collection of early issues on leaves, incl. 1867-69 to 50c., 1869-76 perf. 13 11/2c. rose, 1872-91 2g.50., 1893-98 perf. 111/2 2g.50 mint, 5g. mint, etc., mixed condition. (96)
1145 £420
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Oct.) Narrow Setting, lines 2mm apart, 3pf. brown, fine used with part c.d.s., very rare. S.G. H14, cat. £1,100. Photo.
120 | £80
Cinderellas: Poster Stamps: A selection in a stockbook, incl. France, Germany, United States of America, advertising, exhibitions, etc. (approx. 1,200)
337 | £580
Telegraph Stamps: Orange Free State: A collection on leaves, incl. 1890 6d. rose unused (2), 1900 £1 (2), £4 (4), mint, 1903 1s. on 3d. on 3d. used, some varieties, etc. (384)
603 £90
Falkland Islands: 1974 Churchill miniature sheet, variety watermark inverted, fine unmounted mint. S.G. MS306w, cat. £250.
889 | £280
Netherlands: A collection in an album and stockbook, incl. 1852-63 5c. unused, 10c. used strip of three, 1864 15c. used (5), 1867-69 to 25c. used (4), 1913 Centenary 10g. used (faults), etc. (100s)
1146 £350
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Oct.) Narrow Setting, lines 2mm apart, 5pf. green, fine used, rare. Holcombe certificate (1993). S.G. H15, cat. £750. Photo.
121 | £60
Cinderellas: Poster Stamps: A selection in a stockbook, incl. Austria, Germany, Switzerland, also letter seals, etc. (587)
338 £1800
Telegraph Stamps: Rhodesia: Matabeleland: 1894 Reuters Telegraph Sevice 2s.6d., 5s. and 10s., used, cancelled in manuscript by Captain Newman's initials for 7th June, April and 8th April 1894, rare. S.G. T1-T3. Photo.
604 | £90
Falkland Islands: 1974 Battle of the River Plate set, all with watermark Crown to the right of CA,fine unmounted mint. S.G. 307w-310w, cat. £295.
890 | £380
Netherlands: Cancellations: A collection of Kleinrond (small circle) datestamps in a stockbook, incl. cards and fronts (28), etc., mainly fine strikes. (several 100s)
1147 £2000
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Oct.) Narrow Setting, lines 2mm apart, 10pf. carmine, fine used with part ''ANECHO'' c.d.s., very rare. Brandon certificate (2001). S.G. H16, cat. £3,000. Photo.
122 | £40
Cinderellas: Poster Stamps: A selection of World Philatelic Exhibitions in a stockbook, incl. France, Hungary, Italy, etc. (220)
339 £1150
Telegraph Stamps: Rhodesia: Matabeleland: 1894 Reuters Telegraph Sevice 2s.6d. and 5s. used on small pieces, cancelled in manuscript by Captain Newman's initials for 24th May and 15th May 1894, rare. S.G. T1, T2. Photo.
605 £420
Falkland Islands: 1978-82 Mail Ships without imprint date 3p. variety watermark Crown to the right of CA, very fine unmounted mint. S.G. 333Aw, cat. £650. Photo.
891 | £280
Netherlands and Colonies: Cancellations: A collection of punstempel and straight line cancellations in a stockbook, incl. many scarce markings, Netherlands Indies, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
1148 | £60
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Oct.) Narrow Setting, lines 2mm apart, 20pf., 25pf. and 30pf. mint and used of each, also mint 20pf. and 25pf. showing misplaced overprints. S.G. H17, H18, H19.
125 | £90
Literature: A small selection incl. ''The Half-length Portraits and the Twopence Queen Enthroned'' by Charles Lathrop Pack, some faults, ''The Samoa Express Postage Stamps'' by R.B. Yardley, etc. (6 items)
340 £220
Telegraph Stamps: Sarawak: 1933 Telegraphs 25c. used and 1935 1c. to $5 on 8c. set, fine unmounted mint. (11) Ex Lee. S.G. T4, T12-T22. Photo.
606 £400
Falkland Islands: 1978-82 Mail Ships without imprint date 50p. with variety watermark Crown to the right of CA, very fine unmounted mint. S.G. 343Aw, cat. £750. Photo.
892 | £1200
Netherlands Colonies: A collection on leaves, incl. Curaçao 1892-96 set mint, Netherlands Indies 1864 5c. unused (3), used (12, with strip of three and one used on cover), 1868 5c. unused (2), used (9), 1892-97 set mint, Surinam, etc., very mixed condition. (few 100s)
1149 £700
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Oct.) Narrow Setting, lines 2mm apart, 40pf. black and carmine, fine used, very rare. Holcombe certificate (1991). S.G. H20, cat. £1,600. Photo.
127 | £80
Literature: A collection of publications relating to airmails, military and maritime mails etc. in a carton incl. Airmail Stamps: Fakes and Forgeries'' by Newall, Newfoundland Air Mails, 1919-193'' by Dalwick &Harmer, The Airpost of South Africa (1936) by Wyndham, The Postal History of the British Army in World War I by Kennedy & Crabb, Naval Post and Censor Marks of the First World War (with supplement) by Gould, Field Censor Systems of the Armies of the British Empire 1914-18'' by Colley and Garrard, East Africa World War II by Henning, Forces Postal History Society publications, The Transatlantic Mail by Staff, The Overland Mail by Sidebottom, The Postal History of the Forwarding Agents'' by Rowe, Continental Mail Service 1793-1815 by Yarmouth Packet Boat by Sussex & Shelton, etc., mainly fine.
341 £350
Telegraph Stamps: Sudan: Military Telegraphs: 1897 5m. rose-carmine (Hiscocks 4), in two large blocks of forty and forty-eight affixed to either side of a cut-down telegraph form. Ragged in places, cancelled with multiple strikes of an Army Telegraph c.d.s's for the Egyptian Corps dated 3rd June 1898, rare. Photo.
607 £820
Falkland Islands: 1978 Stamp Centenary 15p., variety watermark inverted, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 353w, cat. £1,200. Photo.
894 £120
New Guinea: German New Guinea surcharged 1914 (Oct.)-15 6mm. apart ''G.R.I.'' 3d. on 25pf. black and red on yellow (6mm spacing), fine mint. S.G. 7, cat. £375. Photo.
1150 £1400
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Oct.) Narrow Setting, lines 2mm apart, 80pf. black and carmine on rose, fine used, very rare. B.P.A. certificate (1981). S.G. H22, cat. £2,250. Photo.
128 | £80
Literature: A library of British Empire books and pamphlets in a carton incl. Bahamas and British Solomon Islands by Gisburn, Bermuda by Ludington, Cyprus by Castle, Falkland Islands by Grant, Gibraltar by Higham, Malayan States incl. Philatelic Delights of Singapore and Malaya, Malaya Through Postcards by David Ng, The Persian Gulf (1950) by Major Tomkins, Stamps of the Levant Post Offices (1913) by Armstrong, Morocco Agencies by Clough, Leeward Islands by Hopkins, Trinidad by Marriott, auction catalogues, etc.
342 £230
Telegraph Stamps: Sudan: Military Telegraphs: 1898 De La Rue master die proof of camel train vignette in black on glazed card (92 x 60mm), endorsed ''BEFORE/HARDENING'' and dated ''8 JAN 98''. Photo.
609 £130
Falkland Islands: 1979 Rowland Hill 25p., variety watermark Crown to the left of CA, unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 366w, cat. £400. Photo.
895 £190
New Guinea: Marshall Islands surcharged 1914 (Dec.) 5mm. apart ''G.R.I.'' 3d. on 30pf. black and orange on buff, fine mint. B.P.A. certificate (1984). S.G. 55, cat. £475. Photo.
1151 £180
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Oct.) Narrow Setting, lines 2mm apart, 1/2d. on 3pf. mint and used, used marginal block of four, one showing ''TOG'' error, also thin ''y'' in ''Penny'' mint and used, fine. S.G. H27, a, b, cat. £587. Photo.
129 | £65
Literature: A selection incl. Postal History of the Australian Army during WWII by Collas, The George V Badge Issues of St Helena and Ascension by Stanton & Thorpe, War Tax Stamps of the British Empire (West Indies) by Davis, West Africa Censorship (3rd Edition) by Martin, Walton & Harris, West Africa at the British Library by Martin & Powell, The Nyasaland-Rhodesia Field Force 1914-18 by Drysdall & Pennycuick, Mafia by Greenwood, The Post Offices of Cape of Good Hope Volume I and II, Natal, Orange Free State and Natal to 1910 by Student, The Postal History of Chichester 1635-1900 by Viner, Numeral Cancellations of the British Empire by Heins, Philatelic Handbook of the Gilbert and Ellice Islands, chapters 1 to 5, etc.
343 £230
Telegraph Stamps: Sudan: Military Telegraphs: 1898 De La Rue master die proof of camel train vignette in black on glazed card (92 x 60mm), endorsed ''AFTER/HARDENING'' and dated ''8 JAN 98''. Photo.
610 £350
Falkland Islands: 1980 Dolphins & Porpoises 3p. variety watermark inverted, lower marginal with 'traffic lights', unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 371w, cat. £475. Photo.
896 | £160
New Guinea: Postal Stationery: 1915 ''G.R.I.'', German New Guinea surcharged, 1d. on 5pf. watermarked, unused and used examples, setting ''A'', scarce.
1152 | £85
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1914 (Oct.) Narrow Setting, lines 2mm apart, 1d. on 5pf. mint and used, ''TOG'' error mint single and one in a used block of four, thin ''y'' in ''Penny'' two mint (one with unlisted spaced ''nn'') and one used single and one in a mint strip of four, fine. S.G. H28, a, b.
132 | £25
Literature: Austria and Germany, ''Austria'' journal complete in hardback folders from 1966 to 1985, and ''Germania'' volumes one to fifteen bound, also a selection of later editions.
344 £190
Telegraph Stamps: Sudan: Military Telegraphs: 1898 2pi. die proof of the frame only in black on glazed card (92 x 60mm), dated ''29 JAN 98''. Photo.
611 £110
Falkland Islands: 1980 Birds of Prey 11p. variety watermark Crown to the left of CA, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 385w, cat. £375. Photo.
897 | £160
New Guinea: Postal Stationery: 1915 (Oct.) ''G.R.I.'', German New Guinea surcharged, 2d. on 10pf. setting ''A'' and setting ''B'', fine unused, scarce.
1153 £1000
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1915 (Jan.) Narrow Setting, lines 2mm apart, 3pf. brown, fine used, very rare. Gibbs certificate (2002). S.G. H29, cat. £2,500. Photo.
133 | £75
Literature: China and Japan, an interesting selection in a carton, with some privately hand-bound in cloth incl. ''Shanghai'' (1895) by Thornhill, ''China and Formosa'' (1952) by W.E. Jones, ''Treaty Ports of China'' (1927) by Oldfield, ''China Forgeries'' by Fernandez, Japan incl. an unusual group of publications relating to first stamp issue of 1871 incl. ''Forgeries and Imitations of the Dragon Stamps of Japan (1971) accompanied by 42 plates of full sheet reproductions in a range of colours, etc.
345 £350
Telegraph Stamps: Sudan: Military Telegraphs: A selection, comprising 1897 5m. to 10pi. (Hiscocks 4-8), with 5m. and 2pi. pairs, 1pi. block of four with complete Army Telegraph c.d.s., 5m. to 10pi. with overprint in blue (Hiscocks 9-12), 1898 5m. to 5pi. whole stamps used (Hiscocks 13-16), 10pi. with watermark Star mint and used whole stamps (Hiscocks 17), 1898-99 5m. to 25pi. fine used whole stamps (less 10pi.), 5m., 1pi., 10pi. and 25pi. in mint marginal blocks of five with part inscriptions (Hiscocks 18-24), also three receipt portions of used telegraph forms with 5m., 2pi., 5pi. and 10pi. used halves, varied condition. (63)
612 £170
Falkland Islands: 1980 Birds of Prey 25p., variety watermark Crown to the left of CA, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 386w, cat. £500. Photo.
898 £320
New Guinea: Postal Stationery: 1915 ''G.R.I.'', German New Guinea surcharged, 2d. on 10pf. reply asrd outward portion setting ''B'', fine unused. Gibbs records only 3 or 4 known. Photo.
1154 £160
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1915 (Jan.) Narrow Setting, lines 2mm apart, 5pf. and 10pf. fine mint. S.G. H30, H31, cat. £425.
135 | £80
Literature: Fred Melville, scarce selection with ''Melville Stamp Books'' (12) incl. Cape of Good Hope, China, Great Britain, Nyasaland, Tapling Collection, U.S.A., War Stamps, etc., ''Origins of the Penny Post'' (1930) large paper copy, ''The Young Stamp Collector'' Volume 1 (1900), ''The Complete Philatelist'' (1924), bound volumes of ''The Postage Stamp'' 1919-20 and ''The Stamp Lover'' 1918-20 (edited by Melville).
346 | £210
Telegraph Stamps: Transvaal: 1900 Revenue 1d., 6d., 1s., 5s., £1 and £2 overprinted ''V.R.I.'' mint, 1901 set mint and 1902 5s. on £2 used, mainly fine.
613 £600
Falkland Islands: 1981 Early Settlements 25p. Port Louis, variety watermark sideways to left, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 390w, cat. £900. Photo.
899 £320
New Guinea: Postal Stationery: 1915 ''G.R.I.'', German New Guinea surcharged, 2d. on 10pf. reply card reply portion setting ''B'', fine unused. Gibbs records only 3 or 4 known. Photo.
1155 £150
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1915 (Jan.) Narrow Setting, lines 2mm apart, 5pf., 10pf. and 20pf., fine used. S.G. H30, H31, H32, cat. £660. Photo.
136 | £65
Literature: ''G.R.I: The Postage Stamps of the German Colonies Occupied by the British, 1914-1918'' by Robert M. Gibbs (1987), fine.
347 £1700
Telegraph Stamps: Uganda: Railway Stamps: 1902 set of twelve in typical used condition (extra 3r. lower half made up of two rejoined quarters). The top three values all being the scarcer lower halves with stop instead of comma after ''TELEGRAPHS'', a are set. Hiscocks 1-4, 5a, 6-9, 8a, 10a, 11a, 12a. Photo.
614 £550
Falkland Islands: 1981 Early Settlements 33p., variety watermark Crown to the left of CA, fine unmounted mint from the foot of the sheet with plate imprint. S.G. 391w, cat. £850. Photo.
900 | £130
New Guinea: Postal Stationery: 1915 ''G.R.I.'', German Marshall Islands surcharged, 1d. on 5pf. card setting ''A'' and 2d. on 10pf. setting ''A'' card, both fine unused.
1156 £150
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: 1915 (Jan.) Narrow Setting, lines 2mm apart, 10pf. showing variety ''TOGU'', fine used on piece. B.P.A. certificate (1964), S.G. H31 var. Photo.
137 | £130
Literature: Rhodesia and Sudan, selection in a carton incl. ''Rhodesia: A Postal History'' and supplement by R. C. Smith, ''Northern Rhodesia'' by Nodder, ''Southern Rhodesia to 1924'' by Knight & Mitchell, auction catalogues incl. Gibbs Double Heads and Admirals, Gerald Simpson collection, Sudan incl. ''Sudan; The Postal Markings 1867-1979'' and ''Sudan; The Stamps and Postal Stationery of 1867 to 1970'' by Stagg, ''Anglo-Egyptian Sudan'' by Gisburn & Thompson, ''Sudan; The Postal Markings of the Travelling Post Offices, 1887-1889'' by Dight, etc.
350 | £90
Thematics: Cycling: An early to modern selection of poster stamps, incl. advertising, military, etc. (95)
615 £140
Falkland Islands: 1981 Farm Animals variety watermark Crown to left of CA 11p. and 25p. fine unmounted mint. S.G. 393w, 394w, cat. £410. Photo.
901 | £40
New Guinea: Literature: An Australia/NewGuinea selection incl. Australian Specialists Catalogue 1913-36 by Brusden-White, North-West Pacific Islands by Purves, The Stamps of the Territory of New Guinea 1925-32 by Heward, Australian Commonwealth K.G.V. 1/2d., 1d., 4d. and 5d. editions by various authors, etc.
1157 | £140
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 1/2d. to 20s. set with additional 3d. (white back), used,mainly fine. S.G. H34-H46.
138 | £150
Literature: Royal Collection, The Royal Philatelic Collection by Sir John Wilson, leatherbound, good condition (slip case slightly damaged).
352 | £80
Thematics: Football: A collection of commemorative covers in an album and loose, a few are signed, also several football programmes, etc. (few 100s)
616 £140
Falkland Islands: 1981 Farm Animals variety watermark Crown to left of CA 11p. marginal single, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 393w, cat. £300. Photo.
902 | £320
New Zealand: A selection comprising 1898 5s. mint (3), 1899-1903 5s. mint, 1906 Exhibition set mint, 6d. used, and official 1927-33 5s. unmounted mint, mixed condition. (10)
1158 | £140
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 1/2d. to 20s. set with additional 3d. (white back), mint, mainly fine. S.G. H34-H46.
139 | £350
Literature: Stamp Catalogues, four early catalogues comprising Mount Brown's 2nd edition (1862), Alfred Smith (of Bath) 6th edition (1866), 10th edition (1868) and Dr. John Gray's catalogue of 1875 (6th and final edition), rare items.
354 £300
Aden: 1937 Dhow 10r. olive-green, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 12, cat. £750. Photo.
617 £420
Falkland Islands: 1981 Early Maps 10p., variety watermark Crown to the right of CA, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 397w, cat. £650. Photo.
903 | £380
New Zealand: A collection in four stockbooks, leaves and loose, incl. 1898 no watermark 5s. mint, 1931 Health sets mint and used (2), 1958 error 2d. on 11/2d. mint, Officials, duplication, etc. (many 100s)
1159 £250
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 1/2d. to 20s. set with extra 3d. (white back), all showing small ''F'' in ''FRENCH'', mint, mainly fine. S.G. H34a-H46a, cat. £671.
140 | £55
Literature: West Africa, a collection of Nigeria and Gold Coast books and maps in a carton incl. The Cancellations and Postmarks of Nigeria 1914-1980'' by Jones, The Gold Coast Post Offices and their Cancellations 1875-1957 by Mackin, The Red Book of West Africa; Historical and Descriptive (1920), Further Correspondence regarding Affairs of the Gold Coast (1883), Nigeria Communications Guide and Map (1930), etc.
355 | £260
Aden: Cancellations and Covers: A large accumulation on leaves and loose, mostly covers or on pieces, much cancellation interest, mainly Q.E.II, some earlier. (100s)
618 £900
Falkland Islands: 1982 Darwin 34p., variety pale brown (background to side panels) omitted, fine unmounted mint, normal for comparison. Believed to originate from a single sheet. S.G. 425a, cat. £1,400. Photo.
904 | £170
New Zealand: A mint and used collection in a stockbook, used heavily duplicated, incl. Chalons to 6d. used, 1906 Exhibition set unused, 1915-30 values to 1s. used with some shades, 1935-36 to 1s. mint, 1936-42 1/2d. to 3s. set mint, 1940 1/2d. to 1s. set mint, 1953-59 to 10s. mint, later with issues to the 1960s, range of Health Stamps incl. 1931 2d. on 1d. used, 1959 to 1966 sheets complete mint, also range of Officials, postal fiscals to £2 used, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
1160 | £200
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 1/2d. to 5s. all with thin ''G'' in ''TOGO'', mainly fine mint, some in pairs with normal stamp. S.G. H34b-H44b.
141 | £270
Omnibus Issues: A mainly mint selection in two small stockbooks and on a stock page with 1935 Silver Jubilee non Crown Colony sets (6), 1948-49 Silver Wedding high values (25) incl. Cyprus, Northern Rhodesia, Malta (2), Pitcairn Islands, a duplicated range of 1949 U.P.U. sets, and a virtually complete set of 1963 Red Cross issues used.
356 | £550
Andorra: A mint and used collection on leaves, incl. French issues with 1931 set and Postage Due sets mint, 1932-43 set mint, 1950 Air 100f. mint (2), Spanish issues with 1928 to 10p. mint (2), 1929-38 to 10p. mint and used, etc. (few 100s)
619 | £680
Falkland Islands: A mainly unmounted mint accumulation of Q.E.II issues in two Lindner albums, four folders and loose, incl. a virtually complete range of definitives, commemoratives, miniature sheets to 2014, plus 1962 Radio 2s. with inverted watermark, 1966 Churchill 1s. inverted watermark, 1975 Coinage 2p. watermark Crown to right of CA, 1979 Airport 11p. and 15p. with Crown to left of CA, 1980 Dolphins 15p. watermark Crown to right of CA, 1981 Farm Animals 25p. watermark Crown to right of CA, 1981 Royal Wedding 10p. and 13p. watermark inverted, 1982 Rebuilding Fund £1 + £1 watermark Crown to right of CA, 1986 Ameripex 58p. watermark Crown to right of CA, booklets, also some f.d.c's, etc. (many 100s)
905 | £140
Nicaragua: A mint and used collection in two albums, from 1869 to 1936, incl. telegraph stamps, few covers, postage dues, officials, Zelaya, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
1161 £160
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 1/2d., 1d., 21/2d., 3d. all with missing hyphen, fine mint. S.G. H34c, H35c, H37c, H38c.
142 | £160
Omnibus Issues: 1935 Silver Jubilee, a selection comprising Gibraltar 1s. showing 'short extra flagstaff' unmounted mint (2, one in corner block of four), Saint Kitts-Nevis set perforated ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel type W8), 1d. showing 'kite and vertical log' mint, the set used on cover, 1d. pair used on first day cover, and Gilbert & Ellice Islands 1s. and Seychelles 12c. both with a vertical guide line similar to the 'double flagstaff' variety mint, slightly mixed condition. (10 items)
357 £620
Antigua: 1779 entire letter addressed to ''Sir William Codrington Bart., M.P., London'', written in Athill, Antigua (Sept. 17), with fine clear strike of two line ''FALMOUTH/SHIP LRE'' handstamp, ''24/NO'' Bishopmark on reverse, a fine cover with an early marking for this port. Photo.
620 | £600
Falkland Islands: A mainly mint Q.V. to K.G.VI collection in a Lindner album, incl. 1898 2s.6d. and 5s., 1904-12 set, 1921-28 set, 1929-37 'Whale and Penguin' set, 1938-50 sets (2) with some shades, 1952 set, etc., very varied condition. (133)
906 £880
Nigeria: Lagos: 1874-75 1d. to 6d. and both 1s. (values 151/2mm and 161/2mm long), 1876-69 to 1s., 1882 to 4d., 1884-86 to 5s., 1887-1902 to 10s., and 1893 1/2d. on 4d. with normal and double surcharge, mainly mint with part original gum, slightly mixed condition. (53) Photo.
1162 £180
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 2d., 21/2d. with missing hyphen, also 1/2d. with ''CUPATION'', fine mint. S.G. H34e, H36c, H37c.
143 | £820
Postal History and Covers: A selection of mainly covers and cards, incl. Belgian Congo, Egypt, France, German Colonies, Italy, Nigeria, etc. (92 items)
358 £520
Antigua: 1804 (Jan. 28) entire letter from the Tudway correspondence, rated ''1/9'' at upper left, with fine strike of ''ANTIGUA/JAN281804'' handstamp at upper right. Photo.
621 | £920
Falkland Islands: A mint and used collection in two albums, incl. 1891-1902 to 1s. mint, 1/2d. yellow-green in a mint sheet (10 x 6), 1898 2s.6d. and 5s. mint, 1912-20 to 10s. mint, 1921-28 set mint, 1929-37 'Whale and Penguin' to 10s. mint, 1933 Centenary to 2s.6d. mint, 1938-50 to 10s. mint, 1952 to £1 mint (2), etc. (100s)
907 | £650
Nigeria: Lagos: 1874-75 1d. to 6d., 1s. with values 151/2mm, 1s. with value 161/2mm long (2 shades), 1876-69 to 1s., 4d. with watermark sideways, 1882 to 4d., 1884-86 to 10s. (also 10s. Panelli forgery), 1887-1902 to 10s., and 1893 1/2d. on 4d. with normal and double surcharge, used, mixed condition. (60)
1163 £150
Togo: 1915 (May) 1/2d. showing variety ''CUPATION'', fine used, scarce. S.G. H34e, unpriced used. Photo.
144 | £250
Postal History and Covers: An accumulation of covers and cards with incl. G.B. pre-stamp 1836 Colchester Penny Post, 1d. Mulready letter sheet used 1841 (Feb.) with red Maltese Cross from Cheltenham to London, postal stationery incl. Turkey 1923 20pa. card from Jerusalem to London with ''HOWARDS HOTEL'' cachet in violet, postage dues, Egypt, India, Japan, 1914 ''Posted on the High Seas'', 1890 Jubilee Penny Postage unused envelopes (7), etc. (approx. 140)
359 | £110
Antigua: 1824 to 1958, a group of covers, incl. 1907 (Jul. 2) registered envelope to Dresden bearing 1903-07 2s.6d., registered cover from St John's to Barbados bearing 1921-29 values to 5s. tied indistinct c.d.s's, 1933 (Jan. 26) last day envelope bearing the 1932 Tercentenary set (filing folds clear of stamps), etc., mainly fine. (8)
622 | £2100
Falkland Islands: A Q.V. to Q.E.II collection in a boxed Philatelic album, incl. 1898 2s.6d. and 5s. mint and used of each, 1904-12 set with extra 3s. mint and used of each, 1912-20 mint to 10s., to 5s. deep rose red, 5s. maroon used, 1929-37 Whale and Penguin to 5s. mint, and used on pieces, 1933 Centenary to 2s.6d., 1952 sets mint and used, 1960-66 set mint, etc. (few 100s)
908 £150
Nigeria: Lagos: 1884-86 2d. imprimatur in issued colour on gummed watermarked paper, gum toning and some soiling to right of design, otherwise fine. Photo.
1164 £230
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 1/2d. and 1d. both with ''CCUPATION'', fine mint. S.G. H34f, H35f.
145 | £750
Postal History and Covers: A mainly Q.V. selection of Australia and States covers and cards incl. 1887 (Feb. 18) incoming cover bearing G.B. ''Jubilee'' 21/2d. cancelled by London duplex with boxed ''ADVERTISED/UNCLAIMED'' alongside, addressed to Suez and redirected to Sydney with ''RECEIVED AFTER/SHIPS DEPARTURE'' two line handstamp on reverse, New South Wales 1866 (Jan. 23) cover to England franked with 1s. to pay the double letter rate via Southampton, tied by Sydney NSW duplex, Victoria 1862 (Jan. 25) envelope to Scotland via Marseilles franked at 9d. rate bearing 3d. and 6d., tied by barred numeral ''48'' of Emerald Hill, dispatch, transit and arrival c.d.s's on reverse, mainly good to fine. (22)
363 | £80
Antigua: Selection comprising 1903-07 5s. and 1913 5s. used (cancellations not guaranteed), 1932 Tercentenary set mint (2), the sets with lightly toned gum and one top value with crease, otherwise mainly fine. (22)
624 | £100
Falkland Islands: An unmounted mint selection of issues from 1974 to 2008 on stockpages with sets, sheetlets, etc. Stated to cat. £600+.
909 £100
Nigeria: Lagos: 1884-86 1s. orange with larger ''ONE SHILLING'', used, run at top, otherwise fine. S.G. 26 var. Photo.
1165 £800
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 1/2d. variety overprint double (second setting), light overall gum toning otherwise fine mint, R.P.S. certificate (2014), S.G. H34g, unpriced. Photo.
146 | £140
Postal History and Covers: A duplicated accumulation of Australasia and Pacific Commonwealth postal stationery, mostly unused, some used, from 1870s to early 20th Century incl. Tasmania, New Zealand, Western Australia, Tonga, etc., mixed condition.
364 £120
Antigua: 1932 Tercentenary set perforated ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel type W8), fine with gum. S.G. 81s-90s, cat. £250. Photo.
625 | £190
Falkland Islands Dependencies: A mainly unmounted mint collection on leaves, incl. 1954-62 set, South Georgia 1963-69 set, 1971 surcharged set, etc. (few 100s)
910 £250
Nigeria: Lagos: 1884-86 2s.6d. to 10s., 1887-1902 to 10s. and 1904 to 10s., all overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', some with gum toning, otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 27-29s, 30s-41s, 44s-53s, cat. £975. (25) Photo.
1166 £60
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 1d. with variety overprint inverted, short perf. at upper left otherwise fine mint. S.G. H35h, cat. £170. Photo.
147 | £220
Postal History and Covers: An all World collection of advertising covers and cards, from the 1870s to 1950s, incl. airmails, registered, postage due, etc., mainly good to fine in individual plastic protectors, a retired dealers stock (priced for retail at £1,112). (66)
365 | £550
Antigua: A mint collection from 1884 to 1935 on leaves, incl. 1884-87 to 1s., 1903-07 to 5s., 1908-17 to 2s., 1913 5s., 1921-29 5s. gutter block of eight unmounted, 3d. to £1 and 1/2d. to 4s., 1932 Tercentenary to 5s., etc., mainly fine. (87)
626 | £550
Falkland Islands Dependencies: South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands: A mainly unmounted mint collection from 1986 to 2014 in an album and folder, incl. 1994 Whales and Dolphins set, 1994 Centenary 17p. watermark Crown to right of CA (2), 1999 Birds set, 2004 Fauna set, 2007 Liberation set in sheets of twenty, 2009 Royal Navy set in sheets of ten, 2012 Marine set in sheets of ten, miniature sheets, also a few f.d.c's, etc. (100s)
911 £650
Nigeria: Lagos: 1884-86 10s. purple-brown, mint, light overall toning and collector's marks on gum, otherwise fine, B.P.A. certificate (1961). S.G. 29, cat. £1,600. Photo.
1167 £160
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 2d. with ''CCUPATION'', fine mint. S.G. H36f, cat. £250. Photo.
148 | £900
Postal History and Covers: A Q.V. to Q.E.II collection of British Commonwealth covers and cards incl. registered, postage due, airmails, etc., mainly good to fine in individual plastic protectors, a retired dealers stock (priced for retail at £4,000). (173)
366 | £400
Antigua: A used collection on leaves, incl. a range of Q.V.issues, 1903-07 to 5s., 1908-17 values to 2s., 1913 5s., 1921-29 to £1 (less 3d.) and 4s., 1932 Tercentenary to 5s., 1938-51 to £1, etc., later with issues to 1978, some dubious cancellations, otherwise mainly fine. (100s)
627 £120
Fiji: 1906-12 £1 purple and black on red tied to large piece by fine ''SUVA FIJI/REGISTERED/5/JUN/1913'' c.d.s., London arrival on reverse, fine. S.G. 124, cat. £275. Photo.
912 £200
Nigeria: Lagos: 1891 die proof for the small 21/2d. value tablet only on glazed card with manuscript ''Lagos'' above, attached to small piece (torn) with manuscript ''March 13/60 Leads'', some soiling at top of proof, otherwise fine. Photo.
1168 £150
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 21/2d. with ''CCUPATION'', fine mint from the foot of the sheet. S.G. H37f, cat. £170.
149 | £350
Postal History and Covers: A Q.V. to K.G.V British Empire collection of covers and cards incl. B.W.I., Burma, Ceylon, India, K.U.T., South Africa, West Africa, a few unused postal stationery items, an ex dealers stock (priced for retail at £1,548). (97)
367 | £180
Antigua: Barbuda: 1922 issue, a selection comprising set overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' (1s. with short perf.), set mint, set used (cancellations not guaranteed), and values to 1s. used on cover to Antigua, mainly fine. (35)
628 £380
Fiji: Booklets: 1940 3s. with advertising panes, stapled right, some climatic toning and staple rusting but scarce. S.G. SB3a, cat. £1,200. Photo.
914 | £240
Nigeria: Lagos: 1904 to 10s. mint and 1904-06 to 10s. mint and used incl. 21/2d. with smaller letters of value, some with light toning, otherwise mainly fine, also two registered covers. (40)
1169 £220
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 6d. with ''CCUPATION'', fine mint. S.G. H40f, cat. £300. Photo.
154 | £420
Postal History and Covers: A selection of New Zealand and Pacific Islands covers and cards incl. Fiji 1898 (Mar. 18) stampless O.H.M.S. envelope to ''Fiji Sugar Co.'' Nauru, cancelled by ''G.P.O. SUVA'' c.d.s., 1898 (Sept. 20) incoming cover from Auckland franked with 1882-1900 1d. and 2d. tied upon arrival by ''G.P.O. SUVA'' c.d.s., attractive commercial use, Gilbert & Ellice 1907 (June 26) cover to England bearing New Zealand 1907-08 3d. tied by ''FANNING ISLAND'' c.d.s., Suva transit mark on reverse, mainly good to fine. (11)
368 £90
Ascension: 1935 Silver Jubilee 5d. showing 'kite and vertical log' [Pl. 2A, R. 10/6], used with suspect cancellation (not guaranteed). S.G. 33k, cat. £500. Photo.
629 | £1200
Finland: A mainly used collection in an album, incl. 1860 5k. (7), 10k. (13), 1866 thick vertically laid paper 5p. (11), thin vertically laid paper 5p. (5), wove paper 40p. (27), 1866-67 8p. (18), 1m. (4), 1889-94 5m. (4), 10m. (2), etc., very mixed condition. (100s)
915 £140
Nigeria: Lagos: 1907 (Feb. 22) envelope to Edinburgh bearing 2d/ tied ''FWANGA/FE 22/97'' c.d.s, with ''SALVED FROM/SS JEBBA'' handstamp in violet and endorsed ''per S.S. Jebba'', also a 1907 picture postcard salvaged from the same ship. Photo.
1170 £90
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 1s. with ''CCUPATION'', fine mint. S.G. H 41f, cat. £170.
155 | £4000
Postal History and Covers: An accumulation of covers and cards, incl. Australian States, Germany, India, Jamaica, Portugal, Scandinavia, postal stationery, etc. (100s)
370 | £3500
Australian States: A comprehensive collection on leaves, incl. New South Wales wide range of imperfs. with 1850-51 3d. yellowish green on yellowish laid paper with R.P.S. certificate (1982), 1882-97 9d. on 10d. variety 'surcharge double' mint, 1897 Diamond Jubilee set used, 1888 1d. View of Sydney printed in black as an interpanneau imprint strip of nine overprinted ''m'', Queensland 1860 imperf. 1d. and 6d. (3) used, perf. 14-16 1d., 2d. and 6d. (3) used, range of later Chalons to 1s., 1900 Anglo-Boer War Fund set mint, 1903 2s.6d. mint, 1905-06 £1 unused, 1907-11 10s. mint and £1 used, postal fiscals to 2s.6d., South Australia 1856-58 1d., 2d. and 6d. used, Tasmania range of imperf. and perf. Chalons, Victoria range of imperfs. to 2s., 1884-96 £5 used with fiscal cancellation, Western Australia 1854 imperf. 1d. used (2), rouletted 4d. used, 1854-55 imperf. 4d. (2) and 1s. used, 1860 4d. unused, 6d. used, 1861 values to 1s. used, 1902-11 values to £1 (2) used, officials, postage dues, range of shades, etc., not all guaranteed, mixed condition. (100s)
631 £190
France: Napoleonic Wars, 1806 entire sent from Paris to a French prisoner of war held at Portsmouth, scarce. Photo.
916 £550
Nigeria: Lagos: A Q.V. selection of covers comprising 1882 4d. used on 1882 (Sep. 23) cover to Narbonne via Liverpool and London, 1884-86 1/2d. and 1d. used on 1898 (Oct. 17) envelope to Manchester, 4d. used on 1887 (July 2) cover to Paris via the Liverpool packet and Calais, 4d. used on 1888 (Feb. 19) envelope to London, 1884-86 1/2d. (2 singles and a pair) and 1887-1902 21/2d. used on registered cover to London via Liverpool, 1884-86 1d. (2) and 1887-1902 2d. (2) used on registered postal stationery envelope to Germany, 1884-86 1/2d. (4) and 1887-1902 1s. used on 1901 (Dec. 27) registered envelope to Hull, 1884-86 1/2d. (2), 1d. (2), 1887-1902 2d. and 1893 1/2d. on 4d. used on 1900 (July 18) registered envelope to Leipzig, 1887-1902 2d., 21/2d. and 10s. used on registered cover to Austria, 4d. used on 1900 (Dec. 17) O.H.M.S. envelope to England and 71/2d. used on 1897 (Apr. 12) registered cover to Liverpool endorsed ''per Biafra S/S'', mainly fine. (11) Photo.
1171 £55
Togo: 1915 (May) 1s. with ''CCUPATION'', fine mint. H41f, cat. £170. Photo.
156 | £400
Postal History and Covers: An accumulation of covers and cards, incl. Canada, Germany, Hungary, India, K.U.T., New Zealand, U.S.A., commercial mail, postal stationery, etc. (many 100s)
372 | £100
Australian States: New South Wales: Officials: A mainly mint or unused (some regummed) selection, with 9d. on 10d. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', values to 8d., 10d., and 1s., mixed condition. (10)
632 | £90
France: 1853-61 10c. die I showing part ''HYDRASE'' Paquebot, also 1862 40c. with large part ''DANUBE'' Paquebot (signed Calves), fine.
917 £110
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: 1893 (Dec.) Provisionals Type 7 ''HALF/PENNY'' in vermilion on 21/2d. purple on blue, fine mint. S.G. 21, cat. £375. Photo.
1172 £250
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 2s. with missing hyphen, unmounted mint from the top of the sheet (mounted in margin only). S.G. H42c. Photo.
157 | £2300
Postal History and Covers: An accumulation of covers and cards, incl. Ceylon, Portugal, U.S.A., postal stationery, etc. (few 100s)
373 £150
Australian States: Tasmania: 1906-13 perf. comp 121/2 and 12 9d., fine mint. S.G. 256c, cat. £400. Photo.
644 £85
France: 1871-76 thick figures 80c. bright carmine, fine used with scarce ''LANGER'' underprint. Photo.
918 £280
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: 1893 (Dec.) Provisionals, Type 9 ''HALF/PENNY'' in blue on 21/2d. purple on blue, fine used. S.G. 30, cat. £750. Photo.
1173 £230
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 2s. with ''CCUPATION'', fine mint. S.G. H42f, cat. £450. Photo.
158 | £400
Postal History and Covers: An accumulation of covers and cards, incl. China, Egypt, South Africa, etc. (100s)
377 | £230
Australian States: Victoria: 1901 to 1913 definitive issues, a mint or unused (regummed) selection, incl. 1901-10 perf. 12 x 121/2 £1, 1905-13 perf. 11 £2, etc., very mixed condition. (17)
645 | £40
France: World War II forgeries, a selection of thirteen examples with ten genuine stamps for comparison.
919 £300
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: Covers and Cancellations: A group of covers comprising 1893 (Oct. 5) envelope to Liverpool bearing 5d. tied Bonny River c.d.s., 1893 (Oct. 11) envelope to Bristol bearing 21/2d. tied Old Calabar River c.d.s, 1893 (Aug. 2) philatelic envelope bearing 1/2d. to 5d. tied Old Calabar River c.d.s's, 1892 registered postal stationery envelope uprated 1s. and used 1893 (Dec. 1) to Liverpool and 1892-93 1/2d. postal stationery card used 1893 (Oct. 23) to England and 1d. card unused, mixed condition. (6) Photo.
1174 £230
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 2s.6d. with missing hyphen, fine mint. S.G. H43c, cat. £275. Photo.
159 | £320
Postal History and Covers: An all World accumulation of covers and cards, all periods, wide range of countries, postal stationery, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
378 £180
Australia: 1914-20 4d. dull orange shade showing line through ''FOUR PENCE'', fine mint. B.W. 110l (2), S.G. 22e, cat. from £350. Photo.
647 | £380
France: An accumulation in an album, two stockbooks, leaves and loose, incl. Peace and Commerce issues to 5f. used (19), 1930 Sinking Fund 1f.50 + 3f.50 mint and used, 1936 Air 50f. ultramarine on rose used (2), 1936 South Atlantic 10f. used (2), duplication, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
921 £290
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: Covers and Cancellations: 1897 Niger Coast 1d. postal stationery postcard sent to England, written by a missionary from Santa Isabel, Fernando Po, unusually cancelled upon arrival at Liverpool. A scarce use of this card from Fernando Po. Photo.
1175 £400
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 2s.6d. with ''CCUPATION'', fine mint. S.G. H 43f, cat. £600. Photo.
160 | £190
Postal History and Covers: A selection in six folders, incl. France, New Zealand, postal stationery, etc. (few 100s)
379 £90
Australia: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark, 6d. chestnut in Ash imprint block of eight, one displaying 'white hairline from value to map', mint (six stamps unmounted), a few light gum creases, otherwise fine. A.C.S.C. 23z(f), S.G. 132. Photo.
648 | £320
France: A mint and used collection in a Paragon album, from 1928 to 1959, incl. 1928 (May. 15) Sinking Fund 1f.50 + 8f.50 and (Oct. 1) set mint, 1930 and 1931 Sinking Fund 1f.50 + 3f.50 mint, 1931 Sinking Fund set mint or used, 1936 (July 10) Air 50f. used, 1936 (Aug. 14) Air 10f. used, 1937 National Museums set mint, 1938 Ader 50f. mint, 1949 CITEX 10f. (+100f.) single mint, 1949-50 Air to 100f. mint, 1953 Sports set mint, 1954 and 1955 Relief Fund sets mint, etc., also postage dues with 1946 set mint, mainly fine. (100s)
922 £190
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: Covers and Cancellations: 1898 (Oct. 17) mourning cover franked 1887 21/2d. tied by Rumbling Bridge c.d.s., addressed to ''Captain Booth, 2nd Batt West African Field Force, Nigeria, via Forcados, West Africa''. A scarce incoming cover to the West Africa Field Force in Niger Coast. Photo.
1178 £95
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 10s. showing thin ''G'' in ''TOGO'' fine mint from the right of the sheet. S.G. H45b, cat. £225. Photo.
161 | £200
Postal History and Covers: A selection of British East Africa covers and cards incl. East Africa and Uganda 1905 (Feb. 28) p.p.c. to France franked on picture side by 1a. cancelled with ''MOMBASA'' c.d.s., boxed ''TOO LATE'' handstamp in black on front with arrival c.d.s. at lower right, Tanganyika 1931 (Oct. 9) locally used postcard bearing 1927-31 5c. and 10c., tied by ''TANGA'' c.d.s., with violet boxed ''INCONNU/NOT KNOWN'' and ''UNDELIVERED FOR REASONS STATED/RETURN TO SENDER'' handstamps at lower right and upper left respectively, also a few Northern Africa, Sudan, Aden etc., mainly good to fine. (12)
381 | £300
Australia: A collection in two albums with a range of 'roos, mainly used with shades and varieties, some with ''O S'' punctures, mostly values to 5s. but also incl. 1929-30 10s. (faults), 1931-36 £1 (perf. imperfections), £1 and £2 (2) overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', range of K.G.V Heads mainly used, some ''O S'' or overprinted for New Guinea, with shades, varieties, inverted wmks., some mint incl. 1918-23 1s.4d., 1930s issues mint and used incl. 1932 Bridge 5s. c.t.o. (thin), K.G.VI mint and used incl. imprint blocks and other multiples, later to 1980 mint and used, plus duplicated mainly used issues in a stockbook (with some other Commonwealth), etc., varied condition. (many 100s)
649 | £580
France: A collection in two albums, incl. 1863-70 1c. (2), 2c. (3), 4c. and 20c. unused, 1876-85 type I 1c. unused (2), 1900-06 2f. used (4), 1925-32 20f. mint, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
923 £320
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: Covers and Cancellations: 1899 Stampless Soldiers Envelope endorsed ''No stamps available/Yelwa L. Borgu/Nigeria/M. Wilson Lt./W.A.F.F.'', backstamped with purple boxed ''THE ROYAL NIGER COMPANY/CHARTERED & LIMITED/29 SEP 1899/POST OFFICE/BURUTU'', and London S.W. arrival c.d.s. of Oct. 23 Surcharged at the single 1d. rate upon arrival at Plymouth. Photo.
1179 £480
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 10s. with ''CCUPATION'', fine mint. S.G. H45f, cat. £650. Photo.
162 | £600
Postal History and Covers: World War I, Army Post Offices, a comprehensive written up collection in nine albums, many covers, cards, fronts and pieces, incl. A.P.O. S.69 on 1919 (Feb. 2) on O.H.M.S. cover, A.P.O. S.106 on 1917 (Oct. 24) envelope, A.P.O. RX 16 on 1917 (Oct. 21) postcard, A.P.O. S 47 on 1917 (May 27) cover, A.P.O. S.106 on 1918 (Nov. 4) cover, A.P.O. S.110 on 1919 (June 29) postcard, CAT/TPO datestamp on of 1916 (Sept. 16) postcard, machine cancellations, a good range of censor marks, registered mail, etc. (approx. 823 items)
382 | £45
Australia: Cinderellas: Australian National Antarctic Research Expedition 1954, labels in green (7) and purple (7), both in complete mint sheets of twenty (4 x 5), mainly fine.
650 | £90
France: A mainly used collection of early issues on leaves, incl. 1849-52 10c., 15c., 40c., 1852-53 10c., Peace and Commerce issues to 5f., Colonies, etc., mixed condition. (240)
924 £190
Nigeria: Niger Company Territories: 1897 (July 22) envelope to Lyon bearing 21/2d. tied by ''THE ROYAL NIGER COMPANY/CHARTERED & LIMITED/POST OFFICE/AKASSA'' datestamp, and two covers (1897 and 1898) both with ''THE ROYAL NIGER COMPANY/CHARTERED & LIMITED/POST OFFICE/BURUTU'' datestamps, one in black and one in violet, fine. (3) Photo.
1181 £110
Togo: British Administration: 1916-20 1/2d. to 20s. all overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', mainly fine with gum. S.G. H47s-H58s, cat. £350.
163 | £600
Postal History and Covers: World War I, Field Post Offices, a comprehensive written up collection in eleven albums, many covers, cards, fronts and pieces, incl. F.P.O's 1 to TZ, with F.P.O. 18 on 1915 (Sept. 26) O.H.M.S. cover, F.P.O. 150 on 1917 (Sept. 5) postcard, F.P.O. 155 on (Mar. 8 and 22) postcards, F.P.O. 181 on 1917 (May) envelope and 1917 (Sept.) postcard, F.P.O. 228 on 1918 (July 16) postcard, F.P.O. D.52 on 1915 (Dec. 24) postcard and 1916 (Apr. 30) cover, F.P.O. GM 1 on 1918 (Oct. 8) registered cover and 1919 (Mar. 14) O.H.M.S. envelope, F.P.O. GM 2 on 1918 (Mar. 25) on O.H.M.S. envelope with boxed violet cachet ''DAMAGED BY IMMERSION/IN SEA WATER'', F.P.O. H 20 on 1917 (Nov. 16) postcard, F.P.O. H.21 on 1918 (Nov. 25) postcard, F.P.O. T 53 on 1916 (May 7) postcard, T.P.O with 1917 (Jan.) opened out registered cover to Alexandria, bearing on reverse large ''RAK/TPO'' datestamp, a good range of censors, instructional markings, registered mail, also some literature, etc. (approx. 1,109 items)
383 £350
Austria: 1946 Renner miniature sheets, set of four, unmounted mint, one with minor gum marks down the left hand edge, otherwise fine. Photo.
652 | £850
French Colonies: A mint and used collection in three albums, incl. General Issues, French Equatorial Africa, French P.O's in China, French Somali Coast, Indo-China, New Caledonia 1892 to 1f. mint, 1903 to 1f. mint, Obock, Reunion, Tunisia with 1888-98 to 5f. mint, 1916 P.O.W. set (less 1f.) mint, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
925 £420
Nigeria: Northern Nigeria: Parcel front to London, also addressed in red ink by Sir Frederick Lugard and bearing 1d., 2d., 5d., 6d. and 1s. cancelled by Lugard's manuscript ''Jebba/ 21/5/ 1900''. Ex Yates (1939), H.G. Porter (1956) and Danson (1971). Photo.
1182 £130
Togo: British Administration: 1916-20 1/2d. to 20s. set, with extra 1s. on blue-green, 5s. on buff-yellow and 10s. on blue-green, mainly fine mint. S.G. H47-H58, cat. £270.
164 | £270
Postal History and Covers: World War I, A well written-up correspondence from R.M. Beesley, mostly to his brother and gives a fascinating insight into the conditions, concerns and tribulations of trench warfare, such as promotion prospects, shelling, leaves, lost comrades, convalescence, gas attacks, etc. (93 items)
384 £350
Austria: 1946 Anti-Fascist unissued 5g.+3g. and 12g.+12g., unmounted mint examples from the right of the sheet (mounted in sheet margin), the latter with light corner crease and minor gum adherences otherwise fine. Photo.
653 | £1400
French Southern and Antarctic Territories: An accumulation in two folders and two cover albums, incl. unmounted mint with 1956-60 set, 1965 I.T.U. 30f., 1968 D'Urville 30f., 2013 Le Chevalier E2.40 sheet of ten, range of imperforates with 1965 Adele Island 50f., 1963 Quiet Sun set, miniature sheets, f.d.c's, Expeditions, etc. (100s)
926 | £110
Nigeria: Northern Nigeria: 1912 to £1 (2) used, 1914 (Feb. 17) registered philatelic envelope bearing 2s.6d. tied Zungeru c.d.s. and 1916 (Mar.) registered envelope to Birmingham bearing 5d. and 6d. also tied Zungeru c.d.s's, mainly fine. (17)
1183 £150
Togo: British Administration: 1916-20 1/2d. to 20s. set, mainly fine used on pieces. S.G. H47-H58, cat. £275.
165 | £130
Postal History and Covers: World War I, A correspondence from a Wilfred Charles (''Billy'') Foss, mainly to his mother, incl. taken as Prisoner of War in 1917-18 and his time after release in a Hospital, postcards, interesting group, also some Red Cross and a few later items, etc. (90 items)
386 | £620
Austria: An accumulation in four albums, leaves and loose, incl. 1863 2k. used (6), 3k. used (4), 1908-13 Accession to 10k. used (2), Lombardy and Venetia 1858-62 type II 2s. yellow, 3s. black (3) used, P.O's in the Turkish Empire, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
654 | £750
French Southern and Antarctic Territories: A virtually complete unmounted mint collection from 1955 to 2012 in three Lindner albums, incl. most commemoratives, definitives, miniature sheets, etc. (100s)
927 £300
Nigeria: Southern Nigeria: 1901 to 1914, a group of covers, incl. 1902 (Dec. 16) registered philatelic envelope bearing 1901-02 1/2d. 1d., 2d., 4d., 6d., 1s. and 2s.6d. tied neat Old Calabar River c.d.s's, postal stationery, OHMS, etc., mainly fine. (10) Photo.
1184 £90
Togo: British Administration: 1916-20 6d. variety watermark inverted, fine unmounted mint from the top left corner of the sheet. S.G. H52w, cat. £160+.
166 | £230
Postal History and Covers: World War I, Silk Postcards, a selection in three albums, incl. Greetings, Patriotic, a few Regimental, also B.D.V. cigarettes large silks of W.W.I Personalities (19), etc. (118)
387 | £400
Austria: A mint middle to late collection in three albums, incl. 1945 Graz to 80pf. mint, 1945 (9-15 June) 181/2mm and 161/4 mm overprints to 5m. mint, many later sets in blocks of four with 1950-53 Birds set (1953 values unmounted) in corner blocks of four, also postage dues, a few covers, etc., some unmounted, mainly fine. (100s)
655 £160
French Colonies: New Caledonia: 1899 (Dec. 31) registered envelope used locally to Bourail, bearing 1899-1901 5c. on 4c. and 15c. on 30c. pairs both showing variety surcharge inverted; 1904 registered picture postcard from Nouméa to Belgium, franked 10c. and 25c.; 1929 (Sept. 30) registered envelope to Switzerland bearing 10c., 50c. and 2f. (3), tied neat Pounerihouen c.d.s's, the first with imperfections, otherwise fine. (3 items)
928 £220
Nigeria: 1914-29 to £1 with additional coloured paper values overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1936 to £1 and 1938-51 original values to 5s. perforated ''SPECIMEN'', some with toned gum, otherwise mainly fine. (40) Photo.
1185 £90
Togo: 1916-20 1s. black on emerald green (emerald green back) 'cancelled' by Madame Joseph fake c.d.s (MJ 414), fine. Pink B.P.A. certificate (2016). S.G. H53c. Photo.
167 | £220
Postal History and Covers: An accumulation of World Wars I and II military mail, G.B. and foreign incoming, wide range of censor marks, incl. much usage in Egypt, South Africa, etc. (100s)
388 | £120
Austria: Mint and used collection from 1922 to 1937 in a Lindner album, incl. 1925-30 Air set mint, 1933 Relief of Vienna set mint, Postage dues with 1925-34 set mint, etc. (few 100s)
656 £320
Gambia: 1909 5d. mint, 6d. used and 1s. mint, each showing the 'dented frame', fine. S.G. 77a, 78a, 81a, cat. £825. Photo.
929 £230
Nigeria: 1914-29 10s. green and red on blue-green with pale olive back, light diagonal crease at foot otherwise fine mint. R.P.S. certificate (1980). S.G. 11b, cat. £1,100. Photo.
1186 | £80
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: Postal Stationery: 1915 (Aug.) 1/2d. on 5pf. single card with watermark c.t.o., also 1/2d. + 1/2d. reply card unused, fine.
168 | £180
Postal History and Covers: An accumulation of mainly covers and cards in ten albums and loose contained in two cartons incl. airmails with early Canadian flights, U.S.A., post war commemorative covers with Royal Engineers series, some signed, etc. (many 100s)
389 £2300
Bahamas: 1852 stampless entire from the Turks Island to London sent by private ship to Nassau, handstamped with the scarce two line ''BAHAMAS/SHIP LETTER'', backstamped with ''BAHAMAS'' c.d.s. and London arrival, usual filing fold. Photo.
657 £140
Gambia: 1935 Silver Jubilee 11/2d. and 3d. showing 'short extra flagstaff' [Pl. 2, R 2/1], the 11/2d. marginal, both with lightly toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 143b, 144b, cat. £625. Photo.
931 | £680
Nigeria: A used K.G.V collection on leaves, incl. 1914-21 to £1 die I (2) and die II with a range of shades and backs with 10s. green and red on blue green white back, blue-green back and on emerald with pale olive back, 1921-32 to 5s. with die I and die II issues, 10s. used on piece with KANO cancellation, 1935 2d. showing 'kite and veritcal log', 1936 to £1, etc., slightly mixed condition. (84)
1187 £110
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: Postal Stationery: 1915 (Aug.) 1d. on 10pf. single card, fine unused. Gibbs rates as very rare with not more than ten existing. Photo.
169 | £280
Postal History and Covers: A collection of 20th century military covers and cards incl. P.O.W., censored, Red Cross, registered etc., range of cachets, mainly good to fine in individual plastic protectors, a retired dealers stock (priced for retail at £1,708). (100)
391 £140
Bahamas: 1912-19 1/2d. to £1, 1930 Tercentenary set and 1931-36 2s. and 3s. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', mixed condition. S.G. 81s-89s, 126s-130s, 131s-32s, cat. £600. Photo.
658 | £260
Gambia: A mainly mint collection from 1869 to 1981 in a binder incl. 1869-72 no wmk. 6d. with small part original gum, 6d. used with red cancellation, 1902-05 CA to 3s. incl. 4d. with variety dented frame (slightly toned gum) 1909 MCA to 3s., 1936-46 1/2d. to 10s. set both mint and used, 1953-59 1/2d. to £1, 1963 Birds set, etc., condition a little varied in places (few 100s)
932 | £520
Nigeria: A mint K.G.V collection on leaves, incl. 1914-28 to die I and die II £1 with largely complete shades and backs incl. 5s. green and red on pale yellow and 10s. green and red on emerald (pale olive back), multiples with 2s.6d. lower marginal block of eight, 1921-32 to 10s. with die I and die II issues, 1936 to £1, etc., mainly fine. (116)
1190 £60
Togo: Anglo-French Occupation: British Issues: Postal Stationery: 1916 1/2d. single card and 1d. single card, fine unused.
170 | £550
An accumulation of covers and cards in a carton, incl. British Guiana 1937 'Girl Pat' label used on card, Ethiopia, G.B., U.S.A., etc., slightly mixed. (100s)
392 | £350
Bahamas: A mint collection on leaves, incl. 1884-90 £1, 1902-10 to £1 (less 1d.), 1911-19 to 3s., 1912-19 to £1 (2), 1918-19 War Tax issues complete, 1938-53 to £1, etc., slightly mixed condition. (102)
659 | £6200
German States: A collection in four albums, incl. Baden 1860-62 9k. (5), 1862 6k. (6, two unused), Bavaria 1850-58 12k. and 18k. unused, 1862-63 18k. unused (2), used (11), Hamburg 1859 7s. strip of three, Prussia, Saxony 1855-63 10ngr. unused (2), Schleswig-Holstein, Thurn & Taxis, Württemberg 1859-62 perf 131/2 thick paper 1k. (3), 6k. (5), 9k. (2), thin paper 1k. (4), 6k. (4), 9k. (5), 18k. (4), perf. 10 1k. (3, one unused), 6k. (6, one unused), 9k., 1863-64 perf. 10 18k. (5, one unused), etc., very mixed condition. (many 100s)
935 | £580
Nigeria: Covers and Cancellations: 1895 to 1946, a collection of covers written up on exhibition pages, incl. Niger Coast Protectorate, Southern Nigeria with 1902 (Oct. 8) registered O.H.M.S. envelope to London bearing 1d., 2d., 21/2d., 5d. and 6d., tied Old Calabar c.d.s's, various rates and routes, registered, postal stationery, etc., also a few Northern Nigeria Q.V. multiples with Lokoja datestamps and a 1d. single with manuscript Jebba cancellation, slightly mixed condition. (41)
1201 £150
Togo: British Administration: Cancellations and Covers: 1916 (July 26) 2d. + 1d. registered stationery envelope size F, addressed to England, cancelled by scarce ''TSEWIE'' datestamps, also violet ''Passed by Censor/at/Lome (Togo)''. Photo.
171 | £240
Postal History and Covers: A small accumulation of commercial mail in a folder incl. China, India, Straits Settlements 1937 ''DAMAGED BY SEA WATER IN AIRPLANE ACCIDENT'' cover from the Scipio crash (Nierinck 371205a) etc.
393 | £400
Bahamas: A used collection on leaves, incl. small range of Chalons, 1884-90 to £1, 1930 Tercentenary set, 1921-37 to £1, etc., later issues to 1986, not all cancellations guaranteed, slightly mixed condition. (100s)
661 £450
Germany: 1941 Vienna Fair set of perforated photographic proofs, affixed to card (105 x 147mm), with embossed seal ''STADTDRUCKEREI'', fine and rare. Photo.
936 | £65
Nigeria: Covers and Cancellations: 1919 to 1958, a group of covers mostly bearing 1938-51 values to 1s.6d., various destinations, incl. registered, range of cancellations and frankings, censored, etc., slightly mixed condition. (20)
1203 £100
Tonga: 1892 (Nov.) 1d. pale rose, block of twenty-four [R. 1/1-4/6] incl. variety damaged ''O'' in ''TONGA'' [R. 1/1] and showing semi-constant vertical and horizontal broken perf. pins in 2nd column and between 2nd and 3rd columns, large part original gum, one thinned and some minor creasing, the variety fine. S.G. 10, c, cat, £639+. Photo.
172 | £320
Postal History and Covers: A K.G.VI to Q.E.II selection of covers and aerogrammes (unused), mainly from British Middle East incl. Bahrain, Kuwait, Sharjah, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, etc., mainly good to fine. (80)
399 | £120
Barbados: 1882-86 6d., 1912-26 to 3s. (toned gum), 1918-20 4d. and 3s., 1920-21 Victory set and 1921-24 to 3s. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', toned gum, otherwise mainly fine. (38)
662 £580
Germany: Propaganda Forgeries, 1944 American 6pf. Hitler head, five proof impressions in black on brownish card (80 x 160mm), printed by the O.S.S. in Rome, fine and very rare. Photo.
937 | £55
Nigeria: Covers and Cancellations: 1927 to 1959, a selection of covers, incl. K.G.V registered postal stationery envelopes, range of cancellations, etc., slightly mixed condition. (47)
1204 £230
Tonga: 1894 (June-Nov.) 1/2d. on 1s. brown and 21/2d. on 8d. mauve, each in a complete pane of 60, the former with ''SURCHARCE'' and small ''F'' varieties occurring five times each, mint with a few imperfections, coloured adhesions and some staining on reverse, the latter showing no stop after ''SURCHARGE'' three times and lower row with 'long' stamps due to misplaced perf. comb, backing paper adhering, some selvedge damage and creasing through row 5. Ex Abbott. S.G. 22, a, b, 23, a, cat. £1,120+. Photo.
173 | £1100
Postal History and Covers: A selection of Far Eastern covers and cards, incl. Hong Kong 1946 Victory set used on illustrated f.d.c., Malaya Japanese Occupation, North Borneo 1945 BMA to $1 used on plain f.d.c., Sarawak, etc., varied condition. (17 items)
400 | £90
Barbados: 1897 Diamond Jubilee white paper set mint and used, also additional 2s.6d. mint, 1892-1903 2s.6d. used (doubtful cancellation) and 1906 Tercentenary 1d. mint corner block of four, slightly mixed condition. (24)
663 | £2900
Germany: A large accumulation in sixteen albums, stockleaves and folder, incl. 1899-1900 to 5m. mint, 1926-31 Air set used, 1930 South American Flight 4m. used, 1931 Polar Flight 4m. used, 1933 Wagner sets mint and used, 1935 OSTROPA miniature sheet used, Allied Occupation, Russian Zone with 1949 Goethe miniature sheet mint, East Germany 1951 Friendship sets mint (2), 1953 imperf. and perf. Marx miniature sheets mint (two of each), West Berlin 1949 Relief Fund set mint, Danzig, Saar, Colonies, etc. (1,000s)
940 | £140
Nigeria: Covers and Cancellations: A collection of K.G.VI covers in a binder, arranged by province of origin, incl. Aba, Ahoada, Apapa, Benin, Calabar, Enugu, Gudi, Gusau, Ibe, Ibeju Ode, Ilesha, Kaduna North, Kano, Lagos, Minna, Nbawsi, Obiruku, Okesuna, Okrika, Ondo, Orlu, Orogwe, Owo, Port Harcourt, Sapele, Ubiaja, Umuahia, Warri, Zungeru, etc. (110)
1205 £80
Tonga: 1894 (Nov.) Surcharges, 1/2d. on 1s. brown, variety surcharge double, mint horizontal pair, fine. B.P.A. certificate (1962). S.G. 22c, cat. £550+. Photo.
174 | £620
Postal History and Covers: A small selection of covers and cards, incl. North Borneo 1946 (Dec. 24) long envelope franked by 1945 BMA set with boxed ''VICTORIA/DEC. 24TH/1846-1946/LABUAN'', Japanese Occupation cover to Penang, franked by 1944 (Sept.) 4c. (3), 10c., Japanese 1s., on reverse has 1c., etc. (12 items)
401 £2200
Barbados: 1902 'Lord Crawford Trials' of the 6d. value, imperforate on Watermark Small Star paper in yellow-green, dark green, deep brown and red-brown, three complete sets are known to exist, one of which resides in the Royal Collection, fine and rare. (4) Photo.
664 | £450
Germany: A mint and used collection in eight albums, early to late, incl. Bavaria. Baden, Bergdorf, Brunswick, Hamburg, Hanover, Lubeck, Prussia, Saxony, Schleswig Holstein, Thurn and Taxis, range of early issues with 1872 range of 5g. unused with part original gum (fault at base) and used, Weimar Republic, Inflation issues, Post Offices abroad, Colonies, Allied Occupation issues, WWI and WWII Occupation issues, East and West German issues, a few covers, miniature sheets, locals, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
941 | £65
Nigeria: Covers and Cancellations: 1938 to 1952, a group of covers bearing 1938-51 values to 1s.6d., various destinations, incl. registered, range of cancellations and frankings, airletters (2), etc., slightly mixed condition. (20)
1206 £600
Tonga: 1895 (May) Surcharges, 1d. on 2d. pale blue, rare complete unused sheet of forty-eight less selvedge at right, with sheet no. ''1828'', [R. 2/2] in both panes showing deformed ''E'' in ''PENI'', some perf. separation and reinforcement otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 25, a, cat. £2,560+. Photo.
175 | £320
Postal History and Covers: 1968 to 1995 a comprehensive collection of British Forces Postal Services commemorative covers in thirteen albums, incl. a large range of commemorative cancellations, some signed, National Army Museum, etc. (approx. 939 items)
402 | £170
Barbados: 1902 to 1966, a selection of covers, incl. 1902 (Mar. 18) registered postal stationery envelope uprated 1884-90 21/2d. to New York, K.E.VII used picture postcards (2), range of War Tax issues on cover, 1920 (May 18) registered envelope to Birmingham bearing the 1920 Peace Celebration set, 1931 (Jan. 16) O.H.M.S. cover to Jamaica bearing the 1930 Tercentenary set, later f.d.c's with 1964 New Constitution set on locally used airmail envelope, etc. (25)
665 | £400
Germany: An accumulation in two albums, three stockbooks, leaves and loose, incl. States, 1933 Wagner set mint 40pf. + 35pf. used, 1933 Chicago set used, 1935 OSTROPA miniature sheet used, West Germany, West Berlin 1950 Orchestra set used, duplication, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
942 | £75
Nigeria: Covers and Cancellations: 1938 to 1955, a group of covers bearing 1938-51 values to 1s.6d., mainly to England, incl. registered, range of cancellations and frankings, etc., slightly mixed condition. (20)
1208 £240
Tonga: 1896 (May) Typewritten Surcharges, Tongan Surcharge Reading Downwards, 1/2d. on 71/2d. on 2d. pale blue, perf. 12 x 11, variety stops instead of hyphens, part original gum, fine. R.P.S. certificate (2004) S.G. 37Ad, cat. £1,100. Photo.
176 | £450
Postal History and Covers: A comprehensive collection of R.A.F. commemorative covers in thirteen albums and loose, incl. R.A.F. Museum series 1 to 3 virtually complete, many signed, R.A.F. Visit, Marshal and Bomber series, pilot and crew signed, etc. (748 items)
403 £110
Barbados: 1906 Nelson Centenary, a selection of watermark varieties comprising 1/4d. inverted (vertical crease), 1/2d. reversed, 1d. inverted and 21/2d. inverted mint, and 1d. inverted and 1d. reversed used, mixed condition. (6) Photo.
667 | £400
Germany: An interesting mainly Third Reich collection of mostly covers and cards mint and used, incl. General Government, Feldpost, Sudetenland 1938 locals, 1945 last two issues on Berlin registered cover, a few stamps, etc. (200+)
943 | £65
Nigeria: Covers and Cancellations: 1940 to 1965, a group of covers all bearing 1938-51 values to 1s.6d., various destinations, incl. registered, range of cancellations and frankings, etc., slightly mixed condition. (20)
1209 £380
Tonga: 1896 (ca.) three official Government foolscap folio size sheets, headed by Government Arms, two from the Chief Post Office, the other from the Department of Customs, bearing a comprehensive representation of stamps issued between 1886 and 1896, incl. provisional surcharges, Officials with surcharges, with annotations incl. dates of issue and withdrawal, 1895 1d. bisect added cancelled on piece, Government Frank struck directly, the third sheet trimmed (206 x 204mm) and bearing 1896 (May) Tongan surcharge reading upwards 1/2d. on 71/2d. on 2d. (other adhesives removed), folded and a few other imperfections but attractive and most unusual. Photo.
177 | £520
Postal History and Covers: A collection of mainly RAF Museum commemorative covers in four binders and loose, many signed with some W.W.II pilots incl. Adolf Galland, James Power Carne VC winner, P.O.W. escapees, etc. (100s)
406 | £320
Barbados: A mint collection in an album, incl. 1882-86 to 5s. (less 4d. grey), 1892-1903 to 2s.6d., 1897-98 Jubilee set, 1905 to 2s.6d., 1907 Kingston Relief 1d. on 2d. blocks of four (2, one with inverted overprint) variety 'no stop after 1d', 1912-16 to 3s., 1916-19 to 3s., 1920-21 Victory set, 1921-24 to 3s., etc., later to 1947, some with toned gum, otherwise mainly fine. (100s)
668 | £400
Germany: An accumulation of much duplicated, mainly used, loose in packets, incl. States with Bavaria, Thurn and Taxis, Wurttemberg, large and small Shields, West Germany 1952 Otto 30pf. used (4), East Germany, etc. (many 100s)
944 | £100
Nigeria: Covers and Cancellations: 1942 to 1943, a group of five Field Post Office 46 covers to various destinations, four censored with various markings. (5)
1213 £230
Tonga: Officials: 1966 Tupou College Air 10s. on 4d. variety surcharge inverted, unmounted mint block of four from the upper right corner of the sheet with sheet no. ''41'' (also inverted), one or two very light bends otherwise fine and unique. R.P.S. certificate (1996). S.G. O19a, cat. £1,400+. Photo.
178 | £110
Postal History and Covers: A small collection of modern commemorative flown covers majority are signed with Concorde incl. 1970 1st Flight at Mach 2 signed Brian Trubshaw, RAF Museum covers with medal winners incl. Group Capt. Peter Townsend, etc. (59)
407 | £780
Barbados: A used collection in an album, incl. wide range of Britannias, 1873 5s., 1882-86 to 5s., 1892-1903 to 2s.6d., 1897-98 Jubilee set, 1912-16 to 3s., 1916-19 to 3s., 1920-21 Victory set, 1921-24 and 1925-35 to 3s., etc., later with issues to 2000, also range of covers with Q.V. postal stationery, 1937 (Mar. 15) registered envelope to the USA bearing 1912-16 4d. and 1925-35 3s., 1921 (Jan. 28) registered envelope to Birmingham bearing 1920-21 Victory 3s. tied Barbados G.P.O. c.d.s., 1966 picture postcard of the image used for the Independence 35c. bearing that issue and signed by cricketer Gary Sobers, not all cancellations guaranteed, slightly mixed condition. (100s)
669 | £220
Germany: A mainly used collection of early issues on leaves, incl. States with Bavaria, Prussia, Thurn and Taxis, large and small Shields, 1872 10g. grey and 30g. blue mint, etc., mixed condition. (385)
946 £160
North Borneo: 1922 ''MALAYA-BORNEO/EXHIBITION'' overprints, 1c. to 50c. set overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', most with lightly toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 253s-75s, cat. £475. Photo.
1216 £120
Tonga: Postal Stationery: Registered Envelopes: 1895 (Aug. 12) 4d. envelope, 1893 (Apr.) size H2, used from Nukualofa to Karlsbad, Austria (now Czech Republic) bearing 1897 Pictorial 1/2d., 1d., 2d. and 21/2d. with registration oval at left, Auckland Aug. 16 transit and Sept. 26 arrival c.d.s on reverse. H&G 8. Photo.
180 | £110
Postal History and Covers: A collection of mainly Military commemorative covers in six binders contained in a carton with RAF Museum covers incl. 1975 Fleet Air Arm Concorde flown cover signed by Brian Trubshaw, some later signed, various articles, etc.
408 | £190
Barbados: A mint and used collection from 1852 to 1974 in varied condition in a binder incl. a selection of Britannias to 1s., 1892-1903 CA to 2s.6d. blue-black and orange mint and used, 1920-21 Victory set mint, 1950 and 1953 sets mint, etc. (few 100s)
670 | £650
Germany: An accumulation in an album, three stockbooks and loose, incl. Russian Zone with Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Thuringia, West Germany 1949 U.P.U. 30pf in mint block of four, locals, also some Denmark, etc. (100s)
947 | £750
North Borneo: A mainly mint selection, incl. 1931 set, 1939 $5 unmounted, 1945 BMA set, 1950 sets (2) unmounted, 1961 sets (2) unmounted, 1939 Postage due set unmounted, etc., varied condition. (198)
1217 £95
Tonga: Postal Stationery: Registered Envelopes: 1914 (May 21) 3d. envelope, 1909 size G, used to Sydney bearing 1897 Pictorial 6d. tied by Haapai c.d.s. with same day Vavau and Sydney arrival backstamps. Ex Peach. H&G 16. Photo.
181 | £350
Postal History and Covers: An all World collection of airmail covers incl. 1915 (Nov. 28) registered envelope from Montevideo to Buenos Aires bearing 5c. (2) and imperforate 20c., tied by boxed ''SERVICIO/POSTAL/AEREO'' handstamp in red, range of censored items, some signed, crash and wreck etc., mainly good to fine in individual plastic protectors, a retired dealers stock (priced for retail at £2,380). (82 items)
409 £220
Bechuanaland: 1932 1/2d. to 10s. set in marginal horizontal pairs perforated ''SPECIMEN'', with damp affected gum and 10s. with punch hole. S.G. 99s-110s, cat. £850+. Photo.
671 | £80
Germany: An accumulation of covers and cards in five cover albums, incl. postal stationery, commemorative cancellations, also a few foreign, etc. (few 100s)
948 | £320
North Borneo: A mainly good to fine collection of issues from 1931 to 1964 on printed leaves incl. 1931 Anniversary set mint, 1939 1c. to $5 set mint, 1950-52 1c. to $10 set mint, 1954-59 and 1961 sets to $10 used, also Sabah etc. (150)
1218 £160
Tonga: Official Mail: 1895 (Mar. 1) stampless 'Ihe Fekau Ae Tu'i' envelope (142 x 93mm) with fine impression of Government Frank, locally addressed with Nukualofa.d.s. showing large ''95'', vertical fold, also strikes of the Frank in black on piece, partly overstruck by duplex, and in violet on Salote 2d. (3 items) Photo.
182 | £110
Postal History and Covers: Airmails: A collection of flown airmail covers in six albums and loose with main interest in U.S.A. with a wide range of flights and cachets, also some later signed commemorative covers, etc. (few 100s)
412 | £720
Belgium: A mint and used collection in four albums, incl. range of Epaulettes and Medallions, 1865-66 1f. used (9), 1893-1900 to 2f. used (3), 1915-22 5f. ''FRANKEN'' used, 1922-27 to 10f. mint, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
674 | £400
Germany: Allied Occupation issues 1945 to 1949, a mint collection in two albums, incl. French Zone with Baden 1948-49 set, 1949 Freiburg set and both miniature sheets, 1949 Red Cross set and miniature sheet unmounted mint, Rhineland-Palatinate 1948-49 to 90pf., 1949 Red Cross set and miniature sheet, Württemberg 1948-49 to 5pf., 1949 Red Cross set and miniature sheet, Russian Zone, Saar 1948 Floor relief both miniature sheets, 1949 Official to 100f., 1949-51 to 100f., 1949 Relief Fund set, 1950 Stamp Day 15f. + 5f., 1950 Council of Europe set, later with issues to 1959, etc., mainly fine. (100s)
951 £80
Nyasaland: 1921-33 Watermark Mult. Script CA 2s. purple and blue on grey-blue showing HPF 9 break through scroll, one short perf. at left, otherwise fine mint, scarce. S.G. 109gd, cat. £450. Photo.
1220 £120
Tonga: Censored Mail: World War I: 1918 (Nov. 10) censored cover from Vavau to the Pacific Trading Co. in Auckland, franked 2d. and showing good strike of three line ''PASSED BY THE/MILITARY CENSOR/N.Z.'' in red, Nukuoalofa Nov. 12 transit on reverse, clean horizontal cover bend. Photo.
183 | £280
Postal History and Covers: Airmails: France: A collection of aviation meetings, 1910 to 1913 comprising postcards written up on exhibition leaves, rare aviation meeting programmes, newspaper cuttings, airstamp vignettes, etc., mainly fine. (45 items)
414 £130
Belgian Congo: 1918 (Mar.) cover, registered to Switzerland, franked by 1916 5c., 10c., 15c., 20c. and 50c. tied by double circular ''B.P.C.V.P.K/5'' datestamps, with large yellow label ''OPENED/under/MARTIAL LAW'' tied by Bern receiving mark on reverse. Photo.
675 | £580
Germany: West Germany: A collection in three albums, from 1945 to the 1970's, incl. Allied Occupation issues with America, British and Soviet Zones 1946-47 miniature sheet imperf. and perf., British and American Zones 1948 Currency Reform sets complete, 1948-50 to 5Dm., 1949 Trade Fair miniature sheet, Republic issues with 1949 Parliament, Centenary, Relief Fund, 1950 Bach sets, 1951-52 to 90pf., 1951 Charity, Relief Fund, 1952 Relief Fund sets, 1954-60 to 3Dm., many blocks of four with 1949 UPU 30pf., 1951 Rontgen 30pf., 1952 Youth Hostels Fund set, etc., mainly fine. (100s)
952 £100
Nyasaland: 1934-35 to 1s. perforated ''SPECIMEN'', 1/2d. with small tear, otherwise mainly fine with gum. S.G. 114s-122s, cat. £350. Photo.
1222 £600
Trinidad and Tobago: Tobago: 1879 1d. rose, a superb mint marginal block of four, with full original gum. S.G. 1. Photo.
184 | £300
Postal History and Covers: Airmails: France: A collection of 1910 to 1912 aviation meetings incl. postcards many with meeting cachets, stamps, vignettes and ephemera, written up on 22 exhibition pages, mainly fine.
415 £110
Belgian Congo: 1918 (May) postcard, registered to Belgium, franked by 1916 5c., 15c. and on picture side 10c, tied by double circular ''B.P.C.V.P.K/12'' datestamps, registered label with manuscript ''B.P.C.V.P.K. 12'', also two line ''CONGO BELGE/TROUPES EN CAMPAGNE'' in violet. Photo.
676 £80
Germany: West Berlin: 1949 U.P.U. 12pf. to 2DM. set, fine unmounted mint. S.G. B54-B60, cat. £950.
954 | £520
Nyasaland: A Q.V. to K.G.V. collection on leaves, incl. 1891-95 to 10s. mint, 1895 set overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1897-1900 4s. mint, 1908-11 £1, 1913-21 set, 1921-33 set, etc., varied condition. (100)
1223 £800
Trinidad and Tobago: Tobago: 1885-96 Watermark Crown CA key plate colour trial with blank value tablet in orange-brown, the colour of the issued 6d., affixed to small piece, of fine appearance and rare. Photo.
185 | £300
Postal History and Covers: Airmails: France: A collection of the 1910 Lyon aviation meeting incl. postcards, meeting itinerary and guide, vignette, and a very scarce poster publicising the event, written up on 25 exhibition pages, mainly fine.
416 | £120
Bermuda: 1865 to 1910, a selection of minor varieties, incl. 1865-1903 1d. used with damaged frame above ''B'', 1883-84 1d. used with damaged ''PE'' of ''PENNY'', ''PE'' of ''PENNY'' repaired (2), flaws in and around the eye (2), flaw above ''Y'' of ''PENNY'' (2), flaw after ''E'' of ''ONE'', 1902-03 and 1906-10 Dock issues with broken frame and flaw in docks, mainly fine. (21)
677 | £450
Germany: West Berlin: A mint collection in two albums, incl. 1848 to 5m., 1949 red overprints to 2m. (not guaranteed), 1949-51 to 5Dm, 1949 UPU, Goethe, Surcharge sets, 1949 Relief Fund set and miniature sheet, 1950 Orchestra set, 1951 Lortzing 20pf. block of four, 1951, 1951-52 and 1953 Bell sets, 1952-53 Famous Berliners set, 1954 70pf. yellow-olive, etc., many later issues in blocks of four, mainly fine. (100s)
955 | £240
Nyasaland: Postal Stationery: British Central Africa, a group of unused registered envelopes comprising 1892 2d. (2), 1893 2d., 1894 both sizes ''FOUR'' 4d. on 2d., ''FOUR PENCE'' 4d. on 2d., 1895 4d. (2, one overprinted ''SPECIMEN''), also wrappers with 1899 1d. (3, one overprinted ''SPECIMEN''), mainly fine. (11)
1224 £700
Trinidad and Tobago: Tobago: 1887 (Mar. 18) Trinidad Union Cover to Bishops Court, Barbados, bearing 1886-89 provisional 1/2d. on 21/2d. dull blue pair, with 1/2d. dull green (3), all neatly cancelled with ''A14'' obliterator with ''TOBAGO/C/MR18/87'' c.d.s. below, a very attractive cover. Photo.
187 | £180
Postal History and Covers: Airmails: France: A collection of airmail vignettes, etiquettes etc., with many scarcer pre 1918 items, incl. 1922 (Sept. 2) Rouen meeting essays in imperforate sheet of twenty on pale blue-green paper and perforated sheet on darker blue-green gummed paper, mainly fine. (222)
419 | £90
Bermuda: 1883 to 1910, a mint selection on leaves, incl. 1883-1904 range of shades to 1s. (2), 1906-10 to 4d., etc., mainly fine. (41)
678 | £110
Germany: Soviet Zone: Thuringen 1945 Christmas miniature sheet mint (2, white and grey papers), lightly mounted, 1946 (Mar. 27) Rebuilding miniature sheet mint and Mecklenburg 1945 Victims set unmounted mint. (6)
957 £350
Nyasaland: 1895 proof for the embossed die for the central arms with uncleared surround, in red on laid paper, used for the 4d. registered postal stationery envelope, fine. Photo.
1226 | £500
Trinidad and Tobago: A Q.V. to K.G.V collection on leaves, incl. 1859 1s. indigo unused, 1869 5s. mint, 1896-1906 set overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1901-06 set mint, 1913-23 5s. and £1 mint, 1921-22 set mint, 1922-28 set mint, etc., varied condition. (185)
188 | £500
Postal History and Covers: Airmails: France: A collection of 1912 aviation meetings written up on exhibition leaves, mainly picture postcards of meetings many of which with special aviation cancellations, mainly fine. (104)
420 £350
Bermuda: 1918-22 set, 1924-32 set, 1938-53 perf. 14 12s.6d., perf. 13 2s., 2s.6d., 5s., 10s. and £1, mint, mainly good to fine.
679 | £210
Germany: East Germany: A mint accumulation in five albums, mainly unmounted mint, incl. many multiples, 1950-51 to 5dm., 1950 Exhibition miniature sheet, 1950 Academy of Sciences to 50pf., 1951 Friendship with China set, 1952-53 to 2dm., 1952-53 to 84pf., 1953 Marx miniature sheets imperf. and perf. (unmounted), 1953 to 84pf., 1953-55 to 84pf., also Russian Zone General Issues 1949 Goethe miniature sheet mint, mainly fine. (100s)
958 | £210
Nyasaland: Postal Stationery: British Central Africa 1895 4d. registered envelope, two examples, one uprated 6d. and used to London, the other uprated 12d. used to Glasgow, and two larger size examples, one uprated 9d. and used to Zomba (most of flap missing), and the other uprated 3d. used to Edinburgh, also 1899 1d. wrapper used to Berlin. (5)
1228 £550
Tristan da Cunha: 1971 Ships, Decimal Surcharge set of 12, handstamped with large sans-serif ''SPECIMEN'' (15 x 3mm) in black, affixed to card detailing issue and price per set. This card was used as a Post Office Notice, displayed to publicise the new issue, together with the 1967 £1 (similarly handstamped) still available. Photo.
189 | £400
Postal History and Covers: Airmails: France: A collection of aviation meetings, 1931 to 1932 incl. covers, postcards, air stamp vignettes, etc. all written up on 28 exhibition pages, mainly fine. (72)
422 £80
Bermuda: 1918-22 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 2s.6d. black and red on blue showing HPF 36 nick in top right scroll, mint, 1924-32 Watermark Mult. Script CA 2s.6d. showing flaw repaired, unused (regummed), mainly fine. Photo.
681 £85
German Colonies: German East Africa: 1901 (Oct. 21) envelope to Herrnhut franked by G.E.A. 10p. on 20pf. tied by Langenberg type D1 c.d.s., with Dar es Salaam and Kilwa transits and Hernnhut arrival on reverse, fine. Photo.
959 | £170
Nyasaland: Postal Stationery: British Central Africa selection of used postal stationery postcards comprising 1895 1/2d. and 1d. used (2, one to Blantyre, one uprated 1d. to Holland), 2d. (4, one to India with Sea Post Office c.d.s.), 1898 1/2d. and 1d., 1904 1/2d. and 1d., mainly fine. (11)
1229 £650
Turkey: 1914 set with values to 200pi. (five with star overprints) perforated ''SPECIMEN'' and affixed to album page, each value with lightly struck ''COLONIAS'' handstamp in red by the Portuguese post office on receipt from the U.P.U. in Berne, signed by postal official A.R. Costa at top of page, an important set. (21) Photo.
190 | £200
Postal History and Covers: Airmails: France: A collection of post 1945 aviation meetings incl., covers, postcards and stamps with military flights, red cross etc., written up on 42 exhibition leaves, mainly fine.
424 £130
Bermuda: 1918-22 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 5s. green and carmine red on pale yellow, variety watermark inverted, fresh mint, a few minor tone marks, otherwise fine. S.G. 53dw, cat. £400. Photo.
682 | £60
German Colonies: German East Africa: A collection of postmarks on the 1901-20 Yacht types, incl. Aruscha, Bagamoyo, Bukoba, Dodoma, Kilwa, Korogowe, Lindi, Mpapua, Muhesa, Soga and Tabora, also two covers comprising 1909 (Oct. 19) envelope to Munchen bearing 71/2h. tied Moschi c.d.s., 1911 (July 17) envelope to Tubingen bearing 71/2h. tied Pangani c.d.s., also a 1919 1r. banknote and 1917 71/2h. unused local. (27)
960 £230
Nyasaland: Postal Stationery: 1908 1/2d. and 1d. unused postal stationery wrappers, overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' and with large ''POSTES ET TELEGRAPHES/MADAGASCAR/COLLECTION/DE/BERNE'' handstamps in red, fine. Photo.
1230 | £2300
Turkey: A collection in six albums, stockbook, leaves and loose, incl. 1876 20pa. mint, 1880 20pa. mint block of four, 1901 For Foreign mil 50pi. mint, 1901 printed matter 5pi. yellow-buff mint, 1909-11 perf. 12 25pi. and 50pi. mint, 1913 G.P.O. set mint, 1920-21 Nationalist Government Angora issues, 1921-23 500pi. mint, 1923-26 to 100pi. mint, 500pi. used (3), etc. (1,000s)
191 £150
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Albania: 1933 (June 3) 2nd South American flight registered postcard to Brazil, usual green cachet, Milan and Rome transit marks on reverse, scarce. Sieger 214Aa. Photo.
425 £210
Bermuda: 1918-22 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 10s. green and carmine on pale bluish green, £1 purple and black on red, each lower right corner marginal with plate no. ''1'', the latter with crease in margin just affecting corner of stamp, otherwise fine. S.G. 54, 55, cat. £505. Photo.
686 £160
Gibraltar: 1903 2s. to £1 mint, some creasing, 4s. toned gum, £1 vertical crease, otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 52-55, cat. £1,170. Photo.
961 £130
Nyasaland: Postal Stationery: 1914 1d. red on buff unused postal stationery card handstamped ''COLONIAS'', two corners with creases, otherwise fine. This hand stamp was applied by the Portuguese Post Office. Photo.
1231 | £1600
Turkey: A collection in an album, incl. 1863-64 2pi. unused, 5pi. (3) used, 1865 1pi. error yellow (pair and single), 25pi. red-orange mint, 1876 1pi. yellow imperforate pair used, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
192 £140
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Albania: 1933 (July 1) 3rd South American flight registered envelope to Brazil, usual blue cachet, and with Milan transit mark on reverse, scarce. Sieger 219Aa. Photo.
426 £500
Bermuda: 1918-22 Watermark Mult. Crown CA £1 purple and black on red showing HPF 12 break in scroll, fine mint. S.G. 55d, cat. £2,250. Photo.
687 £350
Gibraltar: 1904-08 2s., 4s. and £1, mint, the first two with lightly toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 62, 63, 64, cat. £1,120. Photo.
962 £260
Nyasaland: Postal Stationery: 1914 4d. registered postal stationery envelopes (3), size F, each overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' and with large ''POSTES ET TELEGRAPHES/MADAGASCAR/COLLECTION/DE/BERNE'' handstamps in red, affixed to part page from the Madagascar Archives headed ''Nyasaland Protectorate, envelopes 3'', some toning, otherwise fine. Photo.
1232 | £1150
Turkey: A collection in an album, incl. 1863-64 20pa. unused (2), used, (6), 1pi. used (14), 2pi. used (16), 5pi. used (17), 1913 G.P.O. set used, 1923-26 500pi. used (2), etc., mixed condition. (100s)
193 | £230
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Argentina: 1930 to 1934, selection of ten flown covers, incl. 1930 (May 23) large ''POR ZEPPELIN'' printed envelope, addressed to England, bearing 1930 Zeppelin overprint in green 20c. (3), 50c., 90c. and 1p., also normal 12c., with violet Zeppelin cachet, 1930 (May 21) envelope to Germany, bearing 1930 Zeppelin overprint in blue 20c., 3p.60 and normal 1c. and 5c. with violet cachet, etc.
427 £170
Bermuda: 1924-32 Watermark Mult. Script CA 2s.6d. black and carmine on pale blue showing HPF 54 damaged leaf at lower right, fine mint. S.G. 89f, cat. £350. Photo.
688 £250
Gibraltar: 1906-11 2s., 4s., 8s., 1912-24 2s. to £1, and 1935 Silver Jubilee 2s. variety 'extra flagstaff', mint, mainly fine. Photo.
963 | £95
Nyasaland: Postal Stationery: A K.G.V. to early Q.E.II selection of unused postal stationery, incl. registered envelopes, envelopes, postcards, Rhodesia & Nyasaland airletters, specimens with 1908 1/2d. and 1d. wrappers, etc., slightly mixed condition. (42)
1233 | £450
Turkey: A mint and used collection in a large Commander album, incl. 1901 for Foreign Mail 5pi. yellow mint, 1913 G.P.O. set mint, 1914 25pi. mint, 200pi. used, 1923-26 10pi. imperforate block of four mint, 100pi. mint, 500pi. used, 1924 Treaty set mint, etc. (100s)
194 | £1300
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Austria: 1929 to 1936, a selection of flown covers and cards, incl. 1929 (Aug.) Round the World Flight card Friedrichshafen-Friedrichshafen (Sieger 30Ad), 1930 (May) South American Flight card dropped at Havana (Sieger 57NN), 1931 (May) Baltic Sea Flight envelope from Berlin-Lübeck, 1932 1st South American Flight card with Austrian and German franking (Sieger 138B), 1932 (Aug) 5th South American Flight card via Stuttgart (Sieger 171C), 1932 (Sept.) 7th South American Flight cover (Sieger 183Aa), etc. (32 items)
428 £65
Bermuda: 1924-32 Watermark Mult. Script CA 10s. green and red on deep emerald from the scarce 3rd printing (May 1928), fine mint. S.G. 92g, cat. £150. Photo.
689 £480
Gibraltar: 1925-32 Watermark Mult. Script CA £5 violet and black from the foot of the sheet (margin partly detached), mint, overall gum toning, otherwise fine. R.P.S. certificate (1974). S.G. 108, cat. £1,600. Photo.
964 | £300
Nyasaland: Postal Stationery: A K.G.V to early Q.E.II selection of used postal stationery, incl. registered envelopes, envelopes, postcards, Rhodesia & Nyasaland airletters, etc., slightly mixed condition. (12)
1234 | £240
Turkey: A mint and used collection in four albums, incl. 1876 (Sept.) 25pi. used, range of Foreign Post Offices, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
196 | £230
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Belgium: 1932 flown covers and cards, incl. 1932 (Mar.) 1st South American Flight card (Sieger 138Aa), 1932 (Apr.) 3rd South American Flight envelope (Sieger 150), etc. (5 items)
430 £220
Bermuda: 1924-32 Watermark Mult. Script CA 12s.6d. grey and orange, showing HPF 12 break in scroll, upper right corner marginal with plate no. ''1'', mint, folded along horizontal perfs. and with some perf. reinforcement, otherwise fine. S.G. 93a, cat. £700. Photo.
690 £140
Gibraltar: 1938-51 1/2d. deep green, printer's working proof on unwatermarked security lined paper, an imperforate block of four, fine for these. S.G. 121 P. Photo.
966 | £85
Nyasaland: Covers and Cancellations: 1937 to 1941, a collection of official mail written up on exhibition pages, incl. internal mail, range of overseas destinations with Lebanon, censored, range of oval department handstamps with Orderly Room, Depot Nyasaland Police Zomba, Postmaster General, Geological Survey, etc. (14)
1235 £55
Turks and Caicos Islands: 1889 1d. on 21/2d. horizontal pair showing diagonal displacement of the ''One Penny'' surcharge, fine used. S.G. 61 var. Photo.
197 £230
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Bolivia: 1930 (May) South American Flight, envelope to Hamburg, bearing 1930 Air set with ordinary ink overprints and 1930 Zeppelin surcharged set, with boxed cachet in black and special violet cachet, scarce. Sieger 60D. Photo.
431 £260
Bermuda: 1924-32 Watermark Mult. Script CA 12s.6d. grey and orange showing HPF 24 broken crown and scroll, fine mint. S.G. 93b, cat. £750. Photo.
692 £650
Gibraltar: 1938-51 2d. grey perf. 131/2 watermark sideways, mint horizontal strip of three, centre stamp is unmounted, coil join at left, fine. S.G. 124ab. Photo.
969 | £80
Nyasaland: Covers and Cancellations: 1937 to 1951, a group of underpaid covers written up on exhibition pages, two to England with postage due adhesives, three to South Africa with postage due adhesives, and four to the USA, three with ''T'' markings and one with ''T40C'' pencil marking. (9)
1236 £220
Uganda: The 1895-96 Rev. Millar Type-Written issues, 1895 (Mar.) Wide Letters, Wide Stamps (20 to 26mm wide), 10(c.) black, showing error ''H'' amended to ''G'' at upper right, affixed to piece, cancelled by ms. cross and initialled ''EM'' at lower right by Rev. Millar, trivial imperfections. Rare. Ex Chantry. S.G. 1 var., cat. £2,250+. Photo.
198 | £650
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Brazil: 1930 to 1935, selection of flown covers and cards, incl. 1930 (May) card and envelope bearing 1930 5,000r. and 10,000r. overprinted ''Graf Zeppelin'', card and envelope bearing 1930 5,000r. on 20,000r. and 10,000r. on 20,000r., good range of flights and cachets, etc. (32 items)
433 | £90
Bermuda: 1938-53 2s. used, 2s.6d. mint, 5s. mint and 12s.6d. used, each showing the minor 'broken leaf' flaw, 2s. mint, 2s.6d. and 5s. used, each showing the minor 'dent in scroll under right hand value tablet' flaw, all perf. 14, mainly fine. (7)
693 | £80
Gibraltar: 1946 Victory set in vertical pairs perforated ''SPECIMEN'', also normal set in unmounted mint plate ''A1'' blocks of four.
970 | £420
Nyasaland: Covers and Cancellations: 1938 to 1953, a collection of surface mail written up on exhibition pages, range of destinations with Algeria, Barbados, Belgian Congo, Bermuda, Brazil, Greece, Jamaica, Tasmania, etc., incl. 1947 parcel post label bearing 2s.6d. and 5s. tied Nkata Bay c.d.s, parcel label with 1/2d., 2d. and 2s. tied indistinct c.d.s's, 1945 (Nov. 22) large envelope to Beira, Portuguese East Africa bearing 1945 1/2d. block of six, 1d. strip of six and 9d. block of six (paying the 5s.3d. rate) tied Port Herald c.d.s's, 1940 (Dec. 8) parcel cut out from Blantyre to England, bearing customs declaration and Nyasaland 1938-44 1s. and 5s., charged duty and post office fee of 3s. on arrival (with form attached) paid by 3d. postage due irregular block of twelve, 1944 (Feb. 12) 4d. registered postal stationery envelope from Zomba to London bearing 1/2d. and 6d. adhesives, some registered, a few censored, slogan cancellations, etc. (50)
1237 £750
Uganda: The 1895-96 Rev. Millar Type-Written issues, 1895 (Mar.) Wide Letters, Wide Stamps (20 to 26mm wide), 60(c.) black, unused, usual slight creasing otherwise fine. Ex Danson (when in strip of three), Dunstan and Vestey. R.P.S. certificate (1971) for the original strip and B.P.A. certificate (2007) for this single. S.G. 6, cat. £2,500. Photo.
199 | £180
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Czechoslovakia: 1932 to 1936, four covers and a card, incl. 1932 (Mar.) 1st South American Flight card, 1932 (Apr.) 2nd South American Flight envelope, etc.
434 | £90
Bermuda: 1938-53 2s., 2s.6d., 5s., 12s.6d., £1, perf. 14, mint, and 2s.6d. perf. 13 used, each showing the 'outer frame line cut, bottom scroll cut twice' flaw, mainly fine. (6)
694 | £2600
Gibraltar: A mainly mint collection in two Lighthouse albums, incl. 1886 (Jan.) overprinted on Bermuda set with extra 21/2d. overprint in blue-black (Brandon certificate 2001), also another overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1886-87 set, 1889 surcharged set, 1889-96 set, 1898 set, 1903 set, 1904-08 set, 1906-11 set, 1912-24 set with shades, 1921-27 set, 1925-32 set and £5 violet and black, 1938-51 set with all perfs. and colour changes with 2d. grey perf. 131/2 watermark sideways, 1953-59 set, virtually complete range of later issues to 2005, unmounted from 1963, etc. (100s)
971 | £300
Nyasaland: Covers and Cancellations: 1939 to 1945, a collection of censored mail written up on exhibition pages, incl. military and civilian censorship, wide range of labels and markings with both ''OPENED BY CENSOR'' and ''OPENED BY EXAMINER'', some additionally censored by other countries such as South Africa and Ireland (and a few not censored in Nyasaland but censored abroad), 1945 (Feb. 19) envelope to California bearing 4d., 9d. and 2s.6d. tied Blantyre c.d.s's with label at left and Q/8 tombstone on reverse, registered, different rates and destinations, etc. (44)
1238 £1450
Uganda: The 1895-96 Rev. Millar Type-Written issues, 1895 (May) Narrow Letters, Narrow Stamps (16 to 18mm wide), 20(c.) black horizontal pair, the left-hand stamp showing variety ""G"" impressed twice, the first struck through with diagonal stroke, the right-hand stamp showing ""U"" at right amended to ""G"", fresh unused. A fine and very rare multiple. Ex Hind and Chantry. Brandon certificate (1991). S.G. 29 vars., cat. £3,000+. Photo.
200 | £450
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Danzig: 1928 to 1933, seven covers and two cards, incl. 1928 (Oct.) North American Flight card (faults), 1929 (Aug.) Round the World Flight Friedrichshafen-Lakehurst cover, 1930 (May) South American Flight cover, Friedrichshafen-Rio flown cover, 1932 (July) Luposta flight cover to Switzerland, bearing complete 1932 Airpost Exhibition set, usual green cachet also cover to Denmark with the 1932 Airpost set, etc.
435 | £80
Bermuda: 1938-53 2s.6d. upper marginal block of four, 5s. and 10s., perf. 13, mint, perf. 14 2s. used and 12s.6d. mint, each showing 'damage to inner lines of top left scroll' flaw, mainly fine. (5 items)
695 | £1500
Gibraltar: A mint collection on leaves, incl. 1886 set, 1886-87 set, 1889 set, 1889-96 set, 1898 set, 1903 set, 1904-08 set, 1912-24 set, with extra £1, 1921-27 set, 1925-32 to £1, 1938-51 set, later issues to 1967 are unmounted with 1953-59 set, etc., mixed condition. (few 100s)
972 | £95
Oman: 1966-67, 1970 and 1971 (Jan.) sets, all unmounted mint, mainly fine.
1239 £600
Uganda: The 1895-96 Rev. Millar Type-Written issues, 1895 (Nov.) Narrow letters in violet, 20(c.) horizontal pair, the left-hand stamp showing variety ""G"" impressed twice, the first struck through with diagonal stroke, the right-hand stamp showing ""U"" applied twice, fresh unused. Fine and rare. Ex Hind and Chantry. Brandon certificate (1991), S.G. 38 vars., cat. £950+. Photo.
201 £180
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Denmark: 1932 (Mar.) 1st South American Flight envelope, registered to Uruguay, bearing 1925-29 Air 1k. and normal 15ö (2) and 25ö, with special violet and red cachets. Sieger 138B. Photo.
436 | £280
Bermuda: 1938-53 2s., 2s.6d., 5s. and 12s.6d. upper right corner blocks of four, each showing 'vertical flaw in both scrolls' on top right stamp, fine unmounted mint. (16)
697 | £55
Gibraltar: Revenues: 1890 to 1898, five Supreme Court documents, bearing 1884 30c. (3), 1p.25c., 1p.85c., 2p.50c. and 5p. values, fine. Barefoot 1, 2, 4-6.
973 | £480
Papua and Papua New Guinea: A mint collection on leaves, incl. 1901-05 watermark horizontal thick paper 1/2d. to 2s.6d., 1906 watermark horizontal 4d., 2s.6d., 1907 watermark vertical set, 1916-31 set, 1932-40 set, 1952-58 set unmounted, etc., mixed condition. (178)
1240 £680
Uganda: The 1895-96 Rev. Millar Type-Written issues, 1895 (Nov.) Narrow letters in violet, 50(c.) unused, fine. Ex Seys, Dunstan and Vestey. B.P.A. certificate (2007). S.G. 42, cat. £2,000. Photo.
202 £150
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Denmark: 1932 (Apr.) 3rd South American Flight envelope to Brazil, bearing 1925-29 Air 25ö and 50ö (2), with special brown and red cachets. Sieger 150. Photo.
437 | £80
Bermuda: 1938-53 2s. (2, both lower marginal plate no. ''1'' examples), 2s.6d. (lower marginal plate no. ''1'' example), 5s. and 12s.6d., all perf. 14 and each showing later stage of upper right scroll flaw, mint, the 12s.6d. with creasing, otherwise mainly fine. (5)
698 £290
Gibraltar: Revenues: 1898 die proof of the 8s. value only, printed in black on glazed card (92 x 60mm), dated ''23 JUN 98'', fine. Photo.
975 £220
Pitcairn Islands: 1933 (Nov. 2) cover to England franked by G.B. K.G.V. 11/2d., the stamp disallowed with the ''PITCAIRN ISLAND/N.Z. POSTAL AGENCY'' c.d.s. below, the stamp then cancelled by a dumb obliterator upon arrival in England. An unusual commercial cover from the New Zealand Postal Agency. Photo.
1241 £380
Uganda: The 1895-96 Rev. Millar Type-Written issues, 1896 (June) Inscribed ""V.96.R"" in violet, 30(c.) unused, fine. Ex Dunstan and Vestey. B.P.A. certificate (2007). S.G. 49, cat. £800. Photo.
203 £200
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Denmark: 1933 (May) 1st South American Flight card, registered to Brazil, bearing 1925-29 Air 50ö and 1kr., with red hexagonal and blue circular cachets, also 1933 (June) 2nd South American Flight envelope, registered to Brazil with two meter marks. Sieger 202Ba, 214B. Photo.
439 £75
Bermuda: 1938-53 2s. deep purple and ultramarine on grey-blue, line perf. 141/4, fine mint. S.G. 116b, cat. £350. Photo.
700 £190
Gilbert and Ellice Islands: 1971 (May) 3c. variety watermark Crown to right of CA, fine unmounted mint, S.G. 175w, unpriced, EC GEL350a, cat. £750. Photo.
976 | £2400
Poland: A collection in two albums, incl. 1860 10k. unused. (6), Polish P.O.'s in Constantinople 1919 to 2m.50 mint, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
1243 £210
Uganda: Covers and Cancellations, 1897 envelope from R.H. Walker to England bearing uncancelled 1896 4a. and B.E.A. 21/2d. tied by indistinct squared circle cancellation, with Leicester Sept. 4 arrival on reverse, creasing affecting both stamps, otherwise fine. Photo.
204 | £350
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Egypt: 1931 (Apr.) cover with Zeppelin set, cover and card each with 50m. on 27m., three covers each with 100m. on 27m., also 1933 Aviation set used on normal airmail cover.
440 £400
Bermuda: 1938-53 2s. deep purple and ultramarine on grey-blue, line perf. 141/4, showing 'broken top right scroll' [R. 5/13], mint lower marginal plate number ''1'' single, a few adhesions on reverse, otherwise fine with usual brown streaky gum. S.G. 116bd, cat. £2,000. Photo.
701 £190
Gilbert and Ellice Islands: 1971 (May) 4c. variety watermark Crown to right of CA, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 176w, unpriced, EC GEL352a, cat. £750. Photo.
978 | £550
Portugal and Colonies: An accumulation on leaves, incl. 1853 5r. used, 1855-56 100r. used, 1867-70 240r. used, 1895 St. Anthony 200r. mint, 1898 Vasco da Gama set mint, 1910 to 1000r. mint, 1926 Ceres to 5E. mint, 1927 Independence to 4E.50 mint, Colonies with Azores, Madeira, Mozambique, Portuguese Guinea, Portuguese India, Timor, much duplication, etc. (1,000s)
1245 £380
Uganda: Covers and Cancellations, 1901 (Feb. 5) envelope from Nile Province to London bearing 1898-1901 1a. scarlet tied Wadelai and Mengo c.d.s's, with Mombasa transit and London arrival on reverse, fine, scarce. Photo.
206 £350
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Estonia: 1933 (June) 2nd South American Flight cover, registered to Brazil, bearing two red and one green cachet, fine. Sieger 214B. Photo.
441 £180
Bermuda: 1938-53 2s. purple and deep blue on pale blue showing 'broken lower right scroll', perf. 14, fine mint. S.G. 116de, cat. £700. Photo.
702 £350
Gilbert and Ellice Islands: 1971 (May) 5c. variety watermark Crown to right of CA, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 177w, unpriced, EC GEL354a, cat. £750. Photo.
980 | £6500
Portuguese Colonies: A collection in two albums, incl. Cape Verde Islands 1920-26 to 20E. mint, 1934 set mint, Funchal, Mozambique, Mozambique Company 1917 Red Cross set mint, Macau 1885 perf. 121/2 used on 1885 (Feb.) cover, 1887 Fiscal set unused, range of reprints, forgeries, etc. (100s)
1246 £160
Uganda: Covers and Cancellations, 1903 (July 27) scarce postal stationery 2a. registered envelope size H2, opened for display, addressed from Kampala by the Ven. Archdeacon of Uganda Robert Walker to his brother Dr. Basil Woodd Walker in London with added 1898-1902 2a., Mombasa Aug. 3 transit and Aug. 30 arrival datestamps. It is recorded that, while playing as a child, Basil Walker threw a pen at his brother, Robert, and blinded him in one eye. When Basil grew up, he became a noted eye specialist, operated on Robert, and gave him back his sight. Photo.
207 | £210
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Finland: 1930 (Sept. 24) postcard to Germany, envelopes (2) to Germany, franked by 1930 Zeppelin 10m. (one with two examples) with special Zeppelin cachets, also 1932 (May) 4th South American Flight cover registered to Brazil.
442 £90
Bermuda: 1938-53 2s. black and red on grey-blue, line perf. 141/4, fine mint. S.G. 117a, cat. £600. Photo.
703 £85
Gilbert and Ellice Islands: Kiribati: Gilbert Islands 1976 Watermark Multiple St. Edward's Crown CA 50c., unmounted mint, small thin on front side and some small tone spots on reverse, otherwise fine. S.G. 10b, cat. £700. Photo.
984 £2800
Portuguese Colonies: Macao: 1885 (Jan.-June) 40r. on 50r. green, perf. 121/2 surcharged in red, in a complete unused (as issued) sheet (4 x 7), a few minor stain spots, creasing, otherwise fine and rare. S.G. 36. Photo.
1247 £5500
United States of America: 1901 Pan-American Exposition 2c. carmine and black with variety centre inverted, Philatelic Foundation certificate (2016) states ''It is genuine, unused, reperforated on all four sides and regummed'', nevertheless a great rarity. Scott 295a, S.G. 311b, cat. £45,000. Photo.
208 £170
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: French Colonies: Morocco: 1933 (July) 3rd South American Flight envelope, registered to Argentina, bearing special boxed cachet in blue, scarce. Sieger 219Aa. Photo.
443 £250
Bermuda: 1938-53 2s.6d. black and red on grey-blue, line perf. 141/4, showing 'broken top right scroll' [R. 5/11], fine used with central c.d.s. S.G. 117ad, cat. £1,100. Photo.
707 | £380
Gold Coast: A Q.V. collection on leaves, incl. 1875-76 1d. blue used, 1883 1/2d. olive-yellow and 1d. blue used, 1884-91 watermark Crown CA 2s. yellow-brown in a used block of four (vertical crease), 1889-94 10s., 20s. mauve and black on red handstamped ''SPECIMEN'', 1898-1902 6d., to 10s. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1/2d. to 10s. set used, 1901 1d. on 21/2d. mint pair, one showing ''ONE'' almost omitted, overprinted ''JUDICIAL'' 6d. (3), 1s. (3), 2s. (2), 2s.6d. (2), 5s., 10s. and 20s. used, etc. (82)
985 | £1150
Portuguese Colonies: Macao: 1887 Postal Fiscals surcharged 5r. on 60r. in an unused (as issued) part sheet fifteen and 10r. on 10r. in an unused part sheet of twelve, a few minor creases, otherwise fine. S.G. 52, 53.
1249 £160
United States of America: 1933 Zeppelin 65c. green, in an unmounted mint block of four, folded vertically through perfs., otherwise fine and fresh. S.G. A732. Photo.
210 £350
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: French Colonies: Senegal: 1933 (Sept.) 6th South American Flight envelope, registered to Brazil, bearing special blue cachet, scarce. Sieger 229Aa. Photo.
444 £200
Bermuda: 1938-53 2s.6d. black and red on pale blue, perf. 14, upper marginal block of four with lower right stamp showing 'gash in chin' [R. 2/5], one short perf. at right otherwise fine unmounted mint. S.G. 117b, bf, cat. £916+. Photo.
709 | £500
Greece: A collection in two albums, incl. Large Hermes Heads with 1861 5l. used, 1901-02 thick paper to 5d. mint, 1906 Olympic to 2d. used, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
986 | £320
Qatar: A collection in five albums, mint and used with some in quantities, from 1957 G.B. overprints, Castle 10r. on 10s. types I and II mint and used, 1961 set to 10r. unmounted mint (2) and used (3), 1966 Gold and Silver Coinage to 10r. mint, 1966 New Currency Surcharges to 5r. on 5r. (2) used, later sets and miniature sheets to 2006 incl. 1987 to 30r. used, etc.
1250 | £130
United States of America: A mainly used collection of early issues on leaves, incl. 1861-62 12c., 1862-66 5c., 1893 Columbus to 30c., Hawaii, etc., mixed condition. (181)
211 £350
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: French Colonies: Senegal: 1934 (June) 6th Argentine Flight envelope, registered to Argentina, bearing special violet cachet, scarce. Sieger 254B. Photo.
445 £150
Bermuda: 1938-53 5s. green and red on yellow and 5s. pale green and red on yellow, perf. 14, and line perf. 141/4 5s. dull yellow-green and and red on yellow lower marginal example, mint, the latter with small tone spot on reverse, otherwise fine. S.G. 118, a, b, cat. £825. Photo.
711 £80
Grenada: 1875 Watermark Large Star, perf. 14 1s. deep mauve, showing ''SHLLING'' variety, used, short perfs. and a little grubby, otherwise fine. A.P.S certificate (1958). S.G. 13a, cat. £700. Photo.
987 | £720
The Rhodesias: A mint collection on leaves, incl. 1905 Falls set, 1913-19 die II perf. 14 10s., £1, die III perf. 14 7s.6d., Rhodesia & Nyasaland 1954-56 sets (2), Northern Rhodesia 1925-29 set, 1938-52 2s.6d. to 20s., Southern Rhodesia 1924-29 set (less 1/2d. and 1d.), 1931-37 set, 1937 sets (2), etc., varied condition. (172)
1251 | £100
United States of America: A collection of unmounted mint issues from 1995 to 2001, mainly in blocks affixed to presentation cards, high face value. (100s)
212 £150
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: French Colonies: Tunisia: 1933 (July) 3rd South American Flight envelope, to Brazil, bearing special boxed cachet in blue, scarce. Sieger 219Aa. Photo.
447 £150
Bermuda: 1938-53 10s. dull yellow-green and dull carmine on light green, line perf. 141/4, lower left corner single showing minor flaw to lower right scroll, fine mint. S.G. 119b. Photo.
712 £80
Grenada: 1895-99 1/2d. to 1s. set used on 1909 'Durrel' cover registered to Germany, fine. S.G. 48-55. Photo.
990 £160
Rhodesia: 1898-1908 1/2d. to £2 brown set less 2s.6d., mint, mainly good to fine. S.G. 75-84, 86-91. Photo.
 
213 | £350
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1912 to 1919, selection of covers and cards, incl. 1912 (June) special card from Darmstadt, franked by 30pf. green (3), 1912 (June) Darmstadt-Mainz special card bearing 1m. on 10pf. ''Gelber-Hund'', 1913 (Apr.) Dusseldorf-Cologne special cards (2) both with 10pf. label (untied), 1919 (Oct.) ''Bodensee'' to Berlin, etc. (15 items)
448 £80
Bermuda: 1938-53 10s. yellow-green and carmine on green, line perf. 141/4, fine mint. S.G. 119b, cat. £550. Photo.
714 £170
Grenada: 1938-50 perf. 14 10s. steel blue and bright carmine (narrow), fine unmounted mint part imprint pair, typical lightly toned gum. S.G. 163a, cat. £450+. Photo.
991 £130
Rhodesia: 1909-12 ''RHODESIA'' Overprint 1/2d. to £1, mainly good to fine mint. S.G. 100-113, cat. £500. Photo.
 
214 £180
Postal History and Covers: Zeppelin Mail: Germany: 1912 (Oct. 10) Zeppelin postcard, flown to Hamburg by the Hansa, franked by 5pf. tied by oval ''LUFTPOST/ZEPPELIN-SCHIFF/HANSA'' with 'Bordpost' datestamp alongside. Sieger 1a. Photo.
450 £400
Bermuda: 1938-53 12s.6d. grey and pale orange on ordinary paper, perf. 14, showing broken lower right scroll [R.5/12], mint, tiny ink marks at lower right, otherwise fine. S.G. 120ce, cat. £2,250. Photo.
715 £50
Grenada: 1938-50 perf. 14 10s. steel blue and bright carmine (narrow), fine mint example with large part original lightly toned gum. Brandon certificate (2001). S.G. 163a, cat. £225. Photo.
992 £820
Rhodesia: 1910-13 1/2d. to £1, a set of eighteen values, the odd minor fault, otherwise mainly good to fine mint. Between S.G. 119 and 166. Photo.